Kenya Devolution Support Project (WB-P149129)

Countries
  • Kenya
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
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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
Mar 15, 2016
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Borrower
REPUBLIC OF KENYA
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Finance
  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 200.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 200.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 14, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Dec 22, 2015


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Project Description
This project finances the strengthening of the capacity of core national and county institutions to improve the delivery of devolved services at the county level. This includes institutional support in five areas: 1) public financial management, 2) planning, monitoring and evaluation, 3) human resource and performance management, 4) devolution and inter-governmental relations, and 5) civic education and public participation.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
The majority of this project will be implemented and executed at the county level.
Contact Information
Responsible Agency: Ministry of Devolution and Planning Contact: Ms. Mwanamaka Mabruki Title: Principal Secretary Telephone No.: +254 (20) 2250645 Email: Psdevolution2013@gmail.com Responsible Agency: The National Treasury Contact: Dr. Kamau Thugge Title: Principal Secretary Telephone No.: +254 (20) 2252299 Email: ps@treasury.go.ke ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing ipanel@worldbank.org. You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: http://ewebapps.worldbank.org/apps/ip/Pages/Home.aspx.