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Records of the Industry Development Sector

  • WB IBRD/IDA IND
  • Fonds
  • 1963 - 1993 (predominant 1970 - 1993)

These files, created by the Industry Development Division of the Industry Department, include a large quantity of records of two Banks studies: the 1975 survey of Korean exporting firms and a study of the acquisition of technology capabilities of ...

Industry Development Sector

Records of the Latin America and Caribbean Regional Vice Presidency

  • WB IBRD/IDA LAC
  • Fonds
  • 1947-2008

This fonds consists of records created by the departments and vice presidencies that were responsible for World Bank operations in Central and South America and the Caribbean.Country operational recordsThe majority of the records of this fonds are...

Latin America and Caribbean Regional Vice Presidency

Records of the Middle East and North Africa Regional Vice Presidency

  • WB IBRD/IDA MNA
  • Fonds
  • 1949 - 1986

The Operational Correspondence files provide an overview of economic and political developments in the region and reflect the Bank's efforts to work with various organizations in the region such as the Gulf States Development Organization, th...

Middle East and North Africa Regional Vice Presidency

Records of the Office of External Relations

  • WB IBRD/IDA EXT
  • Fonds
  • 1946 - 2010

Records in this fonds relate to the functions of the external relations complex as described in the Administrative History field above. In addition, records created and received by EXT Vice Presidencies are also included. Note that, periodically, ...

External Relations Vice Presidency and reporting units

Records of the Office of Operations Evaluation

  • WB IBRD/IDA OPE
  • Fonds
  • 1957 - 2004 (predominant 1968 - 2004)

Fonds consists of records related to activities undertaken by the Operations Evaluation Department in support of its function as the Bank's independent operations evaluator. The majority of the records in this fonds are working files for proj...

Office of Operations Evaluation

Records of the Office of Operations Policy

  • WB IBRD/IDA OP
  • Fonds
  • 1972 - 2008

Records of the VP and Head of Network and the departmental directors'The fonds includes memoranda, notes, letters, and emails sent and received by Hans Wyss, Director of the Central Operations Department (COD), and by those acting as Director...

Operations Policy

Records of the Office of the Chief Economist

  • WB IBRD/IDA DEC
  • Fonds
  • 1946 - 2003 (predominant 1972 - 1993)

Records created by the Office of the Vice President (later Senior Vice President), Development Economics and Chief Economist (DECVP) comprise the bulk of the records in Fonds 14. Prior to the creation of DECVP in 1987, responsibility for directing...

Office of the Chief Economist

Records of the Office of the Historian

  • WB IBRD/IDA HIST
  • Fonds
  • 1946 - 1999 (predominant 1989 - 1998)

Because of the broad scope of the work of the office, which was essentially the entire history of the Bank, the records are extremely varied. They include: written reminiscences, solicited or volunteered, by former Bank staff members; drafts of va...

Office of the Historian

Records of the Office of the President

  • WB IBRD/IDA EXC
  • Fonds
  • 1947 - 1995

The records of cover the entire span of administrative and substantive activities of the Bank. Particularly useful is the documentation of public relations activities by the presidents and coordination efforts with outside partners. Briefing books...

Office of the President

Records of the Operations (Loan) Committee

  • WB IBRD/IDA LC
  • Fonds
  • 1948 - 1997

The records of the Loan Committee consist of three distinct types of files: minutes; records of the chairman; and background information. The official Loan Committee minutes were maintained by the Bank's Central Files unit until 1987; this Ce...

Operations (Loan) Committee

Records of the Population, Health, and Nutrition Sector

  • WB IBRD/IDA WB_IBRD/IDA_89
  • Fonds
  • 1950 - 2003 (predominant 1969 - 2003)

The fonds consists of records that reflect the various activities of the population, health, and nutrition sector in the World Bank. Included in the fonds are records related to Working Paper, policy, project, and program research. Many of these r...

Population, Health, and Nutrition Sector

Records of the Poverty Analysis and Policy Sector

  • WB IBRD/IDA WB_IBRD/IDA_98
  • Fonds
  • 1978-2007

The fonds includes records from PHRWH's involvement with the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and World Bank Poverty Research Conference held in 1989. It also includes records related to the Living Standards Measurement St...

Poverty Analysis and Policy Sector

Records of the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network

  • WB IBRD/IDA PREM
  • Fonds
  • 1994 - 2008

The fonds consists of records that relate to the activities of the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Vice Presidency (PRMVP), and its oversight of the sector departments within the PREM Network. This fonds includes incoming and outgoing co...

Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network

Records of the Private Sector Development Vice Presidency

  • WB IBRD/IDA WB_IBRD/IDA_108
  • Fonds
  • 2002 - 2006

The fonds includes budget, business plan, and work program records for the Private Sector Development Vice Presidency (PSDVP) and its subordinate units.

Private Sector Development Vice Presidency

Records of the Private Sector Development and Infrastructure Vice Presidency

  • WB IBRD/IDA WB_IBRD/IDA_107
  • Fonds
  • 1997 - 2003

The fonds includes budget, business plan, and work program records from the Private Sector Development Department (PSD) units mapped into PSIVP in 1999, and similar records for PSD's successor of the Private Sector Advisory Services (PSAS).

Private Sector Development and Infrastructure Vice Presidency

Records of the Public Sector Management and Governance Sector

  • WB IBRD/IDA WB_IBRD/IDA_101
  • Fonds
  • 1996 - 2009 (predominantly 2001 - 2009)

The fonds includes records from research, advising, and policy development sector units oriented towards public sector management and governance functions of the World Bank, and does not include records from technical assistance oriented Regional ...

Public Sector Management and Governance Sector

Records of the Sector Policy and Research Vice Presidency (PREVP) and the Sector and Operations Policy Vice Presidency (OSPVP)

  • WB IBRD/IDA WB_IBRD/IDA_93
  • Fonds
  • 1987 - 1993

The fonds includes sector policy review and sector work program review records maintained by Visvanathan Rajagopalan when he served as the Vice President for Sector Policy and Research (PREVP/PRSVP), and its successor the Sector and Operations Pol...

Sector Policy and Research Vice Presidency (PREVP) and the Sector and Operations Policy Vice Presidency (OSPVP)

Records of the Senior Vice President of Operations

  • WB IBRD/IDA WB_IBRD/IDA_106
  • Fonds
  • 1967 - 1991

Records of Vice President of Operations and SVPOP J. Burke KnappThe fonds includes records maintained by Vice President and Senior Vice President of Operations (SVPOP) J. Burke Knapp. The records include memoranda sent between Knapp and Bank Presi...

Senior Vice President of Operations

Records of the Social Development Sector

  • WB IBRD/IDA WB_IBRD/IDA_87
  • Fonds

This fonds consists of records created by the Social Development Department (SDV) as well as by other Bank units that pre-existed the SDV and which carried out those functions that comprise the Bank's social development sector. Records create...

Social Development Sector

Records of the South Asia Regional Vice Presidency

  • WB IBRD/IDA SAR
  • Fonds
  • 1947 - 2008

Note that the countries included in the South Asia Region fonds and, in particular, the "Country operational records" series, fluctuated over the years; countries were moved from one Region to another and Regional Vice Presidencies were ...

South Asia Regional Vice Presidency

Records of the Transport Development Sector

  • WB IBRD/IDA TRA
  • Fonds
  • 1952 - 1953, 1960 - 1991 (predominant 1968 - 1991)

The fonds consists of records that reflect the various activities of the transport sector in the World Bank. The fonds includes: research materials and background documentation; operational support and project-related records; seminar, conference ...

Transport Development Sector

Records of the Urban Development Sector

  • WB IBRD/IDA URB
  • Fonds
  • 1972 - 1987

Fonds consists of records related to activities undertaken by the urban development sector. The majority of records in the fonds are reference materials created or received by the Water Supply and Urban Development Department (WUD) and, more speci...

Urban Development Sector

Records of the Water Development Sector

  • WB IBRD/IDA WAT
  • Fonds
  • 1973 - 1992

The fonds consists of a diverse group of records that reflect the various activities of the water function in the World Bank. The fonds includes: internal and external correspondence, including letters, memoranda, and telexes; project files; secto...

Water Development Sector

Records of the World Bank Institute

  • WB IBRD/IDA WBI
  • Fonds
  • 1952 - 2007

The fonds consists of records related to the activities of the World Bank Institute (WBI, previously the Economics Development Institute [EDI]). Records in this fonds most commonly relate to the training and programming offered by the WBI. Topics ...

World Bank Institute

Reference Collection on World Bank History

  • WB IBRD/IDA REF
  • Fonds
  • 1938 - 1985

This fonds hold copies of records from other repositories that relate to the history of the World Bank. One group of records copied from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library deals with the Bretton Woods conference. A second group, copied from the Har...

Reference Collection on World Bank History

Resource Mobilization

  • WB IBRD/IDA CFOP
  • Fonds
  • 1966 – 2010

Records of the VP Front OfficeThe fonds includes Front Office records for the following vice presidents: Teruyuki Ohuchi, Vice President of Cofinancing (VPCOF) from 1982 to 1986; Kunihiko Inakage, VPCOF/COFVP from 1986 to 1989; Koji Kashiwaya, Vic...

Resource Mobilization

Robert W. Oliver Collection on George D. Woods

  • WB IBRD/IDA WOODS
  • Fonds
  • 1935 - 1986

The collection includes copies of the oral interviews Oliver conducted in preparing his biography and copies of a portion of the Woods papers that he had at his disposal when writing the biography. It also contains the clippings files that George ...

Robert W. Oliver Collection on George W. Woods

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