Palestine PECS 2016/17 (WB-P158633)

Countries
  • Palestine, West Bank, Gaza
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
Mar 7, 2016
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Borrower
Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.70 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)
$ 0.70 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 14, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Dec 21, 2015


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Project Description
This project finances support for the collection of the next round of the Palestinian Expenditure Consumption Survey for monitoring regularly different socio-economic indicators in order to be able to measure poverty.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
This project is funded by the World Bank's Trust Fund For Statistical Capacity Building.
Contact Information
World Bank Contact: Sergio Daniel Olivieri Title: Senior Economist Tel: 458-5341 Email: solivieri@worldbank.org Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics Contact: Ola Awad Title: President of PCBS Tel: 970599230115 Email: ola@pcbs.gov.ps Implementing Agencies Name: Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics Contact: Fida Twam Title: Director Living Standards Department Tel: 9729702-2982700 Email: tfida@pcbs.gov.ps 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.