MULTINATIONAL - Crisis Response Support Programme For National and Regional Mitigation Of COVID-19 IMPACT (Djibouti and Somalia) (AFDB-P-Z1-K00-103)

  • Somalia
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  • African Development Bank (AFDB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Jul 24, 2020
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Government of Somalia
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  • Education and Health
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 5.19 million
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Grant Amount (USD)
$ 5.19 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ AFDB website

Updated in EWS Aug 16, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Aug 15, 2020

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Project Description

According to AfDB website, the ADF-15 Performance Based Allocation (PBA) grant of UA 3 million, and Regional Operations Envelope (RO) grant of UA 27 Million to the Republic of Djibouti; and an RO grant of UA 10.98 Million and a TSF-Pillar I grant of UA 7.32 Million to the Federal Republic of Somalia, is to finance the Crisis Response Support Programme for National and Regional Mitigation of COVID-19 Impact (Djibouti and Somalia).

The program consists of three mutually reinforcing components which will be implemented through acoordinated approach and mainstreamed measures targeting cross-borders impacts of the pandemic: (1) strengthening the health system for an effective response; (2) strengthening livelihoods and social protection; and (3) protecting the labour force productivity and economic activities against COVID-19 shocks.

Investment Description
  • African Development Bank (AFDB)

U.A 7,320,000

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