Casablanca Municipal Support Program (WB-P149995)

Countries
  • Morocco
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Casablanca
Whenever identified, the area within countries where the impacts of the investment may be experienced. Exact locations of projects may not be identified fully or at all in project documents. Please review updated project documents and community-led assessments.
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
Dec 13, 2017
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Borrower
Government of Morocco
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Energy
  • Infrastructure
  • Law and Government
  • Transport
  • Water and Sanitation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
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)
$ 550.00 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 Jul 12, 2018

Disclosed by Bank May 26, 2015


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Project Description

This project provides financing to the Muncipality of Casablanca to increase investment capacity, improve the business environment, and enhance access to basic services. This includes mobilizing private capital for investments in public-private partnerships (PPPs), improving access to water supply, sanitation, or electricity in disadvantaged neighborhoods, and reducing the amount of days required to receive a building permit. 

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Borrower
Khalid Safir
Wali of the Greater Casablanca
Tel: +212 522 222 917
(No email address provided at the time of disclosure)

Mohamed Sajid
Mayor of the Urban Commune of Casablanca
Tel: +212 (0)5 22 22 14 23
(No email address provided at the time of disclosure)

Implementing Agency
Mohamed Naciri
General Secretary of the Casablanca Urban Commune
Tel: +212 (0)5 22 22 14 23
(No email address provided at the time of disclosure)

 

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