• Burundi
Geographic location 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
Stage of the project cycle. Stages vary by development bank and can include: pending, approval, implementation, and closed or completed.
Bank Risk Rating
Environmental and social categorization assessed by the development bank as a measure of the planned project’s environmental and social impacts. A higher risk rating may require more due diligence to limit or avoid harm to people and the environment. For example, "A" or "B" are risk categories where "A" represents the highest amount of risk. Results will include projects that specifically recorded a rating, all other projects are marked ‘U’ for "Undisclosed."
Voting Date
Oct 31, 2016
Date when project documentation and funding is reviewed by the Board for consideration and approval. Some development banks will state a "board date" or "decision date." When funding approval is obtained, the legal documents are accepted and signed, the implementation phase begins.
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
  • Education and Health
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 2.73 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 14, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Jun 1, 2016

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Project Description
If provided by the financial institution, the Early Warning System Team writes a short summary describing the purported development objective of the project and project components. Review the complete project documentation for a detailed description.
The objective of the Maternal and Child Nutrition Enhancement Project for Burundi is to increase production and consumption of micronutrient rich foods among targeted groups in Gihofi and Makamba, Burundi. Burundi has recognized that one of the most viable strategies for achieving SDGs is to adopt the SUN strategy of focusing on the 1000-day window of opportunity directed at women of reproductive age, newborn and young children under the age of two years. The project is designed within the objectives articulated in the PSMSAN to contribute to long-term stunting reduction efforts. The project is aligned with the strategic objectives of the World Bank Group’s Burundi Country Assistance Strategy for FY13-16. It contributes to pillar one (enabling environment for inclusive growth and poverty reduction) and pillar two (increasing resilience) as the purpose of the grant is to develop a replicable model for building household and community resilience to food and nutrition insecurity shocks that when scaled up can contribute to promoting the livelihoods and health of the most vulnerable populations in Burundi.
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Contact Information
This section aims to support the local communities and local CSO to get to know which stakeholders are involved in a project with their roles and responsibilities. If available, there may be a complaint office for the respective bank which operates independently to receive and determine violations in policy and practice. Independent Accountability Mechanisms receive and respond to complaints. Most Independent Accountability Mechanisms offer two functions for addressing complaints: dispute resolution and compliance review.
Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: WORLD VISION BURUNDI Contact: Marthe Mbengue Title: Program Development and Quality Assurance Director Tel: 25722215669 Email: Telephone No.:+257 71 364 928+257 22 215 669 Email: Marthe_mbengue@wvi.org Implementing Agencies Name: WORLD VISION BURUNDI Contact: Marthe Mbengue Title: Program Development and Quality Assurance Director Tel: 25771364928 Email: Marthe_mbengue@wvi.org 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.

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