Piloting Delivery of Justice Sector Services to Poor Jordanians and Refugees in Host Communities (WB-P157861)

Countries
  • Jordan
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
May 10, 2016
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Borrower
Justice Center for Legal Aid of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Humanitarian Response
  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 2.50 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 2016-05-10 exchange rate.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jul 24, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Nov 19, 2015


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Project Description
This project aims to increase access to justice sector services for poor Jordanians (with a target towards women) as well as refugees in host communities. To accomplish this, the project will 1. enhance legal services to communities impacted by the refugee crisis, 2. promote public information campaigns on best legal practices, and 3. build capacity within Jordan's Justice Center for Legal Aid.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
pprettitore@worldbank.org fmonge@worldbank.org habdelaziz@jcla-org.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.