SSA ESG Client S (IFC-602999)

Countries
  • Ethiopia
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
Jul 26, 2018
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
Borrower
Government of Ethiopia
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Law and Government
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 1.99 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS May 8, 2019

Disclosed by Bank May 2, 2019


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Project Description

The project will pilot the delivery of intensive and customized support to clients, helping them incorporate ESG into their risk management and governance practices in a manner that is consistent with relevant local regulations and international good practice, including the IFC Performance Standards were applicable. The project will provide in-depth support to clients with the development/ improvement of robust management and governance systems for proper E&S risk identification, management, monitoring and reporting; and build capacity of staff and management involved in E&S risk management and Corporate Governance.

Investment Description
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Contact Information

No contact information provided at the time of disclosure

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