IC Support to Agricultural Sectors (IFC-600985)

Regions
  • Africa
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
U
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
May 15, 2015
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Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Finance
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 1.70 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS Jul 25, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Nov 16, 2015


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Project Description
This project finances support to high potential agricultural sectors through two components: i) investment promotion and facilitation in the agri-sector and ii) country-wide reforms to support small and medium-sized enterprises.
People Affected By This Project
The overarching objective of the project is to (i)- Increase the scope for the private sector to play a stabilizing role in the economy through revitalization of the investment climate reforms momentum and (ii)- To provide technical assistance to remove barriers to SME creation and private investment.
Investment Description
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Contact Information
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