The energy sector continued to hold the largest share of the portfolio at 34 percent, followed by the transport sector at 24 percent, the water sector at 17 percent, finance and other productive sectors (including ICT) at 17 percent and the urban sector at eight percent.
Twenty-one projects totaling USD4,125.6 million were cofinanced operations (55 percent of approved loans and investments) while 14 projects totaling USD3,374.4 million were stand-alone operations (45 percent of approved loans and investments).
Our portfolio is expected to diversify across multiple sectors in more than 20 countries. The largest number of projects were in South Asia (15 projects). There are currently two projects that provide financing across Asia, including the IFC Emerging Asia Fund
(USD150 million) and the AIIB Asia ESG Enhanced Credit Managed Portfolio
Other operational milestones achieved were the implementation of the Project Prioritization and Quality Framework (PPQ), improving our operations portfolio monitoring dashboard and strengthening our project implementation and monitoring unit.