Qualified Countries*

Africa & the
Middle East

  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Bahrain
  • Benin
  • Botswana
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Comoros
  • Demo Rep. of Congo
  • Côte d’Ivoire
  • Djibouti
  • Egypt
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Iraq
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Oman
  • Rwanda
  • São Tomé and Príncipe
  • Senegal
  • Sierra Leone
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • Swaziland
  • Tanzania
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Uganda
  • West Bank & Gaza
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
Asia & the Pacific
  • Afghanistan
  • Bangladesh
  • Cambodia
  • Cook Islands
  • East Timor
  • Fiji
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Kiribati
  • Laos
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Marshall Islands
  • Micronesia
  • Mongolia
  • Nepal
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Philippines
  • Samoa
  • Singapore
  • South Korea**
  • Sri Lanka
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Tonga
  • Vietnam
Europe & Eurasia

  • Albania
  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Estonia
  • Georgia
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kosovo
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Macedonia
  • Malta
  • Moldova
  • Montenegro
  • Northern Ireland
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • [ Russia – temp suspended ]
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Tajikistan
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Ukraine
  • Uzbekistan
Latin America & the Caribbean
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda***
  • Aruba
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile***
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • French Guiana
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Jamaica
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • Nicaragua
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • St. Kitts and Nevis
  • St. Lucia
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Suriname
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turks and Caicos
  • Uruguay***
  • Venezuela

* These are the countries qualified for the best loan rates.  Bold indicates countries/regions where we have direct experience.  We have affiliates in Brazil, Denmark, Germany, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Jamaica, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, UAE, UK, and Uzbekistan.

See also World Bank Group’s IDA Countries here or OECD classification (2014).
** South Korea is no longer qualified for investment from US OPIC, ADB or World Bank, but other sources remain active.
*** Chile, Uruguay and Antigua & Barbuda will likely “graduate” in 2017.