Lesotho Education Quality for Equality Project (WB-P156001)

Countries
  • Lesotho
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
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Voting Date
May 26, 2016
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Borrower
Ministry of Finance
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Sectors
  • Education and Health
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 25.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 25.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Sep 23, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Dec 10, 2015


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Project Description
This project finances improvements in basic education via three components: i) raising the quality of classroom service delivery at both the primary and junior secondary school levels, ii) empowering key actors at the school level, particularly school boards, to collectively deliberate on and carry out actions that contribute to retaining students and enabling them to lear, iii) and strengthening and developing the capacity of the Ministry of Education and Training
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
World Bank Contact: Harisoa Danielle Rasolonjatovo Andriamihamina Title: Senior Education Specialist Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: Ministry of Finance Contact: Mapalesa Rapapa Title: Permanent Secretary Email: mrapapa2003@yahoo.co.uk Implementing Agencies Name: Ministry of Education and Training Contact: Moeti Lephoto Title: Acting Director of Planning Email: moetil@yahoo.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.