South Asia: Regional Cooperation Operations Business Plan (2015-2017)

Institutional Document | December 2014

The regional cooperation operations business plan (RCOBP), 2015-2017 for South Asia updates the RCOBP, 2014-2016 and is the fourth RCOBP under the regional cooperation strategy (RCS), 2011-2015.

The proposed regional operations for 2015–2017 are consistent with the priorities of the RCS. In 2015–2017, operations will continue to focus on (i) improving regional connectivity, (ii) boosting cross-border trade, and (iii) strengthening regional energy cooperation.


  • Consistency of the Business Plan with the Regional Cooperation Strategy
  • Indicative Lending and Nonlending Programs
  • Summary of Changes to Lending and Nonlending Programs
  • Appendixes

Additional Details

  • Regional cooperation and integration
  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan
  • India
  • Maldives
  • Nepal
  • Sri Lanka

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