Ghana Productive Safety Net Project 2 - Additional Financing (WB-P180659)

  • Africa
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
  • Ghana
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Stage of the project cycle. Stages vary by development bank and can include: pending, approval, implementation, and closed or completed.
Bank Risk Rating
Environmental and social categorization assessed by the development bank as a measure of the planned project’s environmental and social impacts. A higher risk rating may require more due diligence to limit or avoid harm to people and the environment. For example, "A" or "B" are risk categories where "A" represents the highest amount of risk. Results will include projects that specifically recorded a rating, all other projects are marked ‘U’ for "Undisclosed."
Republic of Ghana - Ministry of Finance
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
  • Industry and Trade
  • Law and Government
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 150.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Feb 11, 2023

Disclosed by Bank Jan 31, 2023

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Project Description
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According to the bank website, this project's development aim is "[t]o expand and enhance social safety nets that improve the incomes and productivity of the poor in Ghana."

Investment Description
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World Bank's Team Leaders:

Christabel Ewuradjoa Dadzie - Social Protection Specialist
Emma Sameh Wadie Hobson - Senior Social Protection Specialist

Borrower - Ministry of Finance:

Address: Finance Drive, P. O. Box M40, Accra - Ghana, GA-144-2024
Phone: +233 302 747 197 

Implementing Agencies:

Ministry of Gender, Children, and Social Protection of Ghana

Address: P.O. BOX MBO 186, Ministries, Accra – Ghana
Tel: (+233) 0302 688181 / 0302 688187 / 0302 688184
Fax: +233) 0302 688188 / 0302 688

Ministry of Local Government, Decentralization, and Rural Development of Ghana

Address: P.O.Box M50 Accra Ghana
Phone: +233 302 932 573 ; +233 302 932 574 


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