World Bank approves $60m grant for Ghana, others

Posted by - December 11, 2020

The World Bank Board of Directors recently approved a $60 million International Development Association (IDA) grant to help Ghana and some other African countries strengthen the resilience of their agricultural sectors to the threat posed by climate change. The grant fulfils the World Bank’s commitment at the 2019 United Nations Climate Summit to increase its

World Bank approves $250m to support National Development Bank to boost access to long term finance

Posted by - October 30, 2020

The World Bank Board of Executive Directors have approved $250 million from the International Development Association (IDA) to support the establishment of the Development Bank of Ghana (DBG). This will increase access to long term finance and boost job creation for 10,000 enterprises in key sectors including agribusinesses, manufacturing and high value services. “By offering