CLEAR - South Asia (WB-P156902)

  • South Asia
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
Bank Risk Rating
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
Jun 30, 2016
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
J-PAL at Institute of Financial Management and Research
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.95 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Currency conversion note:
Bank reported
Converted using 2016-06-30 exchange rate.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 2, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Oct 27, 2015

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Project Description
This project funds a multilateral partnership established to monitoring and evaluation systems in World Bank client countries. Specifically, the funds from this project will go towards South Asian World Bank client countries to improve their monitoring and evaluation systems.
Investment Description
ECD for Regional Centers is providing the grant amount of $0.95 million.

Contact Information
World Bank: Contact: Elena Ximena Fernandez Ordonez Title: Evaluation Officer Tel: 458-5597 Email: Borrower/Client/Recipient: Name: J-PAL at Institute of Financial Management and Research Contact: Shobhini Mukherji Title: Executive Director Tel: 918527834910 Email: Implementing Agencies: Name: CLEAR Center at IFMR-JPAL Contact: Urmy Shukla Title: Senior Capacity Building Manager Tel: 918527834910 Email: 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 You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: