With 189 member countries, staff from more than 170 countries, and offices in over 130 locations, the World Bank Group is a unique global partnership: five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries.

Our Mission

  • To end extreme poverty: By reducing the share of the global population that lives in extreme poverty to 3 percent by 2030.
  • To promote shared prosperity: By increasing the incomes of the poorest 40 percent of people in every country.