International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)

note- also known as the World Bank
Established- 22 July 1944; effective - 27 December 1945
Aim- to provide economic development loans; a UN specialized agency
Members- (188) includes all UN member countries except Andorra, Cuba, North Korea, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Nauru; plus Kosovo