This report provides a summary of World Bank Group (WBG) activities in the extractives industries (EI) sector in fiscal year 2014. The WBG’s objective in the extractive sector is to ensure that natural resources contribute positively to inclusive economic growth and sustainable development, and the WBG engages along the extractive industries value chain to help ensure this. IBRD/IDA focuses on assisting host governments, and IFC and MIGA engage with the private sector, supporting investment in new or expanded physical capacity and seeking to engender best practices. Through its advisory work, IFC also aims to enhance the sharing of project benefits with local communities and stakeholders.

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