PNG Addressing FSV in EI areas (WB-P149669)

  • Papua New Guinea
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  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
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Voting Date
Oct 13, 2015
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  • Mining
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Investment Type(s)
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Grant Amount (USD)
$ 2.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 2.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Oct 21, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Jan 20, 2017

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Project Description
According to WB documents, the key development objectives of this project are to: 1. Reduce instances of SGBV in EI communities through prevention and awareness activities 2. Improve access to medical and social care and services for victims of SGBV through creation of dedicated facilities and training of counselors 3. Created a sustainable institutional platform for programming on SGBV issues in El communities by strengthening partnerships between government, GBV-focused service providers and industry 4. Establish a voluntary national anti-SGBV code of conduct for industry partners 5. Create a national policy dialogue around SGBV with a view to incorporating anti-SGBV focused measures in extractive Memorandum of Agreement Further, the project has an overall risk rating of moderate.
Investment Description

Contact Information
Team Leader: Mamadou Barry No contact information provided at the time of disclosure. 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 You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: