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The International Finance Corporation (IFC, part of the World Bank Group)¬†offers a wide variety of financial products to private sector projects in developing countries.
Where can I find information on a country's investment climate?
IPAnet - Information and analysis on investment and business opportunities. FDI Xchange - Country analysis and investment opportunities in emerging markets. Rapid Response Unit - Business environment and privatization issues in developing countries.
How can I receive a grant from the World Bank?
There are various grant and funding opportunities offered by the World Bank. Listed below are some examples: InfoDev - Funding for the dissemination and improvement of information and communications technology. Social Funds - Funding for small community projects ranging from infrastructure and social services to training and microenterprise development. Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund - Funding for a comprehensive approach to conservation challenges. For a more complete listing, World Bank Funds for Civil Society Organizations.
How can I work for the World Bank?
Job-seekers should submit applications for advertised vacancies. Consult worldbank.org/jobs
The World Bank wants to make sure the projects it finances are free from misconduct or fraud. If you have evidence of corruption, please submit a complaint through the World Bank's Department of Institutional Integrity.
What can I do if I feel my interests could be harmed by a project financed by the World Bank?