Afghanistan Technical Assistance Facility (WB-P157035)

Countries
  • Afghanistan
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
Jun 28, 2016
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Borrower
Ministry of Finance
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Technical Cooperation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Grant
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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 8, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Jan 28, 2016


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Project Description
The proposed development objective is to generate high quality knowledge products relevant to Afghanistan’s macroeconomic policy and development planning. Key Results (From PCN) The indicators that would measure the direct and indirect contribution of the Project to the development objectives are: (a) Policy decisions are informed by analytical work and economic and fiscal analyses supported by the PAF. (b) In-house capacity is built in Ministry of Finance to lead analytical activities that feed into and support development planning and economic management.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
PROJECT CONTACTS World Bank Contact: Yousif Mubarak Elmahdi Title: Senior Public Sector Specialis Contact: Mohammad Omar Joya Title: Economist Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Implementing Agencies Name: Ministry of Finance Contact: Khalid Payenda Title: Director General of Macro Fiscal Policy Email: Khalid.payenda@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.