Our sectors

Infrastructure provision is a driver of economic development: increasing access to energy powers businesses, and improved transport opportunities enable better access to markets and greater labour mobility.

To deliver pioneering infrastructure that seeks to combat poverty in the poorest and most fragile countries, we focus on the following sectors.

PIDG commitments by sector: 2018 ($m)

$m
Energy 151.7 (41.2%)
Transport 75.0 (20.3%)
Multisector 50.5 (13.7%)
Housing 36.2 (9.8%)
Urban development / infrastructure 29.0 (7.9%)
Agri-infrastructure 24.6 (6.7%)
Capital market development 1.4 (0.4%)
Water, Sewerage and Sanitation 0.2 (0.1%)
Telecoms -
45 projects443
(including 20 TAF grants totalling $11m)
As at 31 December 2018



Of the commitments made by PIDG to new projects in 2018:
36%
were to projects in Fragile and Conflict-Affected States
8%
were to projects in Least Developed or Other Low-Income Countries (OLIC)

PIDG commitments by sector: cumulative ($m)

$m
Energy 1,461.0 (40.5%)
Transport 555.1 (15.4%)
Telecoms 520.4 (14.4%)
Industrial infrastructure 447.4 (12.4%)
Multisector 168.5 (4.7%)
Agri-infrastructure 150.6 (4.2%)
Housing 142.2 (3.9%)
Water, Sewerage and Sanitation 85.3 (2.4%)
Mining 46.2 (1.3%)
Urban development/ infrastructure 30.2 (0.8%)
Capital market development 4.1 (0.1%)
438 projects3,610.9
(including 164 TAF grants totalling $67.6m)
As at 31 December 2018

Of the commitments made by PIDG to new projects since 2002:
49%
were to projects in Fragile and Conflict-Affected States
42%
were to projects in Least Developed or Other Low-Income Countries (OLIC)

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$3.6bn committed to support 183 projects in over 40 countries

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