Press Releases

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May 1, 2018 Irrigation to Stabilize Burkinabé Smallholder Cotton Farmers’ Production; International Funding to Aid Vital Commodity’s Resilience
Jan 10, 2017 Bangladesh: GPOBA and World Bank help 170,000 Poor Rural Families Access Hygienic Sanitation
Nov 11, 2016 New World Bank project to bring electricity to 2,500 Solomon Islands homes
Aug 23, 2016 Philippines: Poor Families in Remote Areas to Benefit from Renewable Energy Grants
Aug 23, 2016 GPOBA supports bringing clean energy to Philippines' rural areas
Jul 24, 2015 Green Energy Brings Power to Rural Bangladesh
Mar 31, 2015 GPOBA supports extension of sanitation facilities in Accra's low-income areas
Dec 11, 2014 Kenya: World Bank Grants US$11.8 Million to Provide 150,000 Residents With Water and Sanitation Connections
Aug 7, 2014 Zambia: Sida Gives Additional $5.8 Million for Electricity Access
Jul 2, 2014 Vanuatu: $4.9 million grant agreement to bring power to 22,000 residents
Jan 15, 2014 Kenya: World Bank grants US$4.3 million to extend water and sanitation services to 80,000 residents in Nairobi’s informal settlements
Dec 23, 2013 Mali: US$5.0M Grant Agreement to Extend Electricity to 130,000 Low-income Rural Beneficiaries
Sep 2, 2013 840,000 West Bank Residents to Benefit from Improved Solid Waste Management Services
Mar 28, 2013 UK’s DFID Adds Funding to GPOBA’s Health Efforts for World’s Poor
Mar 27, 2013 Nepal: 800,000 People to Benefit from Improved Solid Waste Management Services
Jan 9, 2013 GPOBA Swedish Partner Increases Its Participation Twofold
Apr 12, 2012 Philippines: 700,000 People to Benefit from Improved Access to Health Services
Feb 27, 2012 Sri Lanka: 77,000 People in Poor Households to Benefit from Increased Access to Sanitation Services
Dec 21, 2011 Liberia: 16,806 Low-Income Households in Monrovia to Benefit from Electricity Connections
Oct 27, 2011 Kenya: 66,000 Low-income Households in Slums to Benefit from Electricity Connections
Mar 22, 2011 Bangladesh: More Low-income Rural Households to Benefit from Solar Home Systems
Jun 15, 2010 Vietnam: World Bank-administered GPOBA and East Meets West Foundation to Help Provide Secondary Education for Poor Students
May 13, 2010 World Bank-administered GPOBA and IDCOL Help Low-Income Households in Bangladesh Access Electricity
Apr 12, 2010 Yemen: World Bank-administered GPOBA Helps Expand Access to Water Supply
Mar 25, 2010 Results-based Aid Approach Can Improve Access to Basic Services for the Poor, Says New World Bank Study