Support to Colombia in Construction of Modern Governance of Public Security for Post-Conflict Stage (IADB-CO-T1454)

  • Colombia
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Specific Location
Medellín ; Bogotá
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  • Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
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Project Status
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Voting Date
Aug 29, 2018
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Government of Colombia
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  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.45 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.45 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IADB website

Updated in EWS Sep 24, 2018

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Project Description

The bank states that the objective of this technical cooperation is to improve the institutional capacity of the Colombian national and municipal authorities, including the Colombian National Police, for the prevention and control of new manifestations of violence and crime in the post-conflict era, to support the increase in offer of services for the prevention of violence and crimes that affect citizens of different urban and rural environments in Colombia, especially those who are more vulnerable, the evaluation of them, and to seek the systematization and dissemination of shared experiences during the Citizen Security and Justice Week held in Colombia in November 2017. The bank affirms that this objective will be achieved through: (i) the implementation of pilot programs for the prevention and treatment of violence and crime in urban and rural areas, which attend to the new post-conflict conditions; (ii) the evaluation of these experiences in coordination and support with specialized academic centers; and, (iii) the systematization, publication and dissemination of the experiences and best practices presented during the Citizen Security Week that took place in Colombia in November 2017.

Investment Description
  • Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
Contact Information

For more information about the project, contact: Andrés Restrepo Restrepo



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