Multinational – Project for Digitisation of Government Payments in the Mano River Union (DIGIGOV_MRU) countries – Guinea (AFDB-P-Z1-HB0-064)

Regions
  • Africa
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Countries
  • Guinea
  • Liberia
  • Sierra Leone
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • African Development Bank (AFDB)
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
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
Nov 25, 2019
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
Multinational
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 1.70 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Investment Amount (USD)
Not Disclosed
When disclosed, the bank did not provide this value. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ AFDB website

Updated in EWS Mar 1, 2021


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Project Description

According to the bank website, "The present intervention concerns the Guinea Project for Digitisation of Government Payments in the Mano River Union (DIGIGOV_MRU) countries. This project is implemented in three countries, namely: Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. It aims is to create within the targeted countries a digital payments ecosystem that will ensure public resource management transparency, security and optimisation." 

Investment Description

Contact Information

AKA Kouassi Bruno
b.aka@afdb.org

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