This Operations Manual contains the operational policies, directives, procedures and other instructions to staff that apply to Bank operations. The Manual is organized according to instrument – country engagement, development policy financing, investment project financing, program-for-results financing, and advisory services and analytics (including reimbursable advisory services).

Clicking by instrument type will display the relevant policies, OPs, directives, and BPs for that instrument. Other relevant policies and directives are grouped under that heading for each instrument.

Questions on these statements can be addressed to OperationsHelpDesk@worldbank.org.

Bank Policy: Development Policy Financing

BP 8.60 - Development Policy Financing

Bank Policy: Investment Project Financing

Bank Directive: Investment Project Financing

Guidelines on Preventing and Combating Fraud and Corruption in Projects Financed by IBRD Loans and IDA Credits and Grants

Anti-Corruption Guidelines for World Bank Guarantee and Carbon Finance Transactions

Bank Policy: Program-for-Results Financing

Bank Directive: Program-for-Results Financing

Guidelines​ on Preventing and Combating Fraud and Corruption in Program-for-Results Financing

OP 8.40 - Technical Assistance

OpMemo - The Provision of Reimbursable Advisory Services

Bank Policy: Access to Information

Bank Policy: Operational Policy Waivers