Supplemental Financing for Second Poverty Reduction Support DPOII (WB-P156826)

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
Canceled
Bank Risk Rating
U
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
Jan 22, 2016
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Borrower
Government of Liberia
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Sectors
  • Education and Health
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
Fund
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 5.00 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)
$ 5.00 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 17, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Sep 24, 2015


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Project Description
This project finances support for government-owned efforts to reform governance and civil service. These reforms include i) strengthening governance with particular emphasis on transparency and accountability through budget execution and oversight; ii) creating the environment for economic transformation through addressing infrastructure constraints; and iii) improving human capital development particularly through improved access and quality of education.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
This project is funded by the World Bank's Ebola Recovery and Reconstruction Trust Fund.
Contact Information
World Bank Contact: Errol George Graham Title: Senior Economist Tel: (202) 458-4671 Email: EGraham@worldbank.org Borrower Contact: Hon. Alvin Attah Title: Assistant Minister, Division of External Resources and Debt Management Tel: 231-0886-992226 Email: aattah@mfdp.gov.lr 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.