Enhancing Waterway Connectivity and Water Service Provision in Colombia’s Plan Pazcifico (WB-P156880)

Countries
  • Colombia
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
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 14, 2017
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Borrower
Government of Colombia
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Transport
  • Water and Sanitation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 41.90 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)
$ 41.90 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 Jan 12, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Apr 1, 2017


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Project Description
The objective of the Enhancing Waterway Connectivity and Water Service Provision in Pazcifico Project for Colombia is to improve: (a) waterway transport; and (b) coverage and quality of water supply and sanitation services, in the Participating Municipalities. There are four components to the project, the first component being improving waterway transport in participating municipalities. This component includes two subcomponents: improving waterway navigation and safety, and improving access to waterway transport in participating municipalities. The second component is the improving water supply and sanitation services in participating municipalities. The participating municipalities for WSS investments are identified based on: (i) number of beneficiaries and poverty level, (ii) need to ensure provision of integrated services (water and sanitation), (iii) amount of investment, and (iv) readiness. The third component is the capacity building and institutional strengthening for waterway transport operators and WSS service providers in participating municipalities. This component includes two subcomponents: strengthening waterway transport, and strengthening WSS provision. Finally, the fourth component is the project management and environmental and social management
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
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