New Employment Opportunities for Youth in Valparaiso NEO Chile (IADB-CH-M1073)

Countries
  • Chile
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Valparaíso
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Financial Institutions
  • Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
C
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Voting Date
Aug 31, 2016
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Borrower
Government of Chile
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Education and Health
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.97 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Currency conversion note:
Bank reported 0.97
Converted using 2016-10-05 exchange rate.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 14.12 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Currency conversion note:
Bank reported USD 14,122,712
Converted using 2016-10-05 exchange rate.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IADB website

Updated in EWS Aug 16, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Oct 5, 2016


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Project Description
This project aims to increase youth employability through the strengthening of support systems for youth (capacity building and job insertion services. The intended impact is to increase job placement opportunities for poor and vulnerable youth between the ages of 16 and 29. The expected outcome will be to enhance the quality and relevance of the training programs and employability services for poor and vulnerable youth in Valparaíso’s Region V.
Investment Description
  • Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
Contact Information
ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF IADB The Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism (MICI) is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who have been or are likely to be adversely affected by an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) or Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC)-funded project. If you submit a complaint to MICI, they may assist you in addressing the problems you raised through a dispute-resolution process with those implementing the project and/or through an investigation to assess whether the IDB or IIC is following its own policies for preventing or mitigating harm to people or the environment. You can submit a complaint by sending an email to MICI@iadb.org. You can learn more about the MICI and how to file a complaint at http://www.iadb.org/en/mici/mici,1752.html (in English) or http://www.iadb.org/es/mici/mici,1752.html (Spanish).