Liberia Social Safety Nets Project (WB-P155293)

Countries
  • Liberia
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
C
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
Apr 28, 2016
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Borrower
Government of Liberia
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Finance
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 10.00 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)
$ 16.00 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 25, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Nov 16, 2015


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Project Description
This project finances support for the creation of a basic national social security net delivery system, focusing on a cash transfer program that will target extremely poor and food insecure households in Liberia.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
World Bank Contact: Suleiman Namara Title: Senior Social Protection Econo Tel: 458-8388 Email: snamara@worldbank.org Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: Government of Liberia Contact: Amara Konneh Title: Minister Tel: 231886611777 Email: akonneh@mopea.gov.lr Implementing Agencies Name: Ministry of Gender, Children, and Social Protection Contact: Julia Duncan Cassell Title: Minister Tel: 231886474675 Email: libgenderminister@gmail.com 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.