Comoros Statistics Project (WB-P159437)

  • Comoros
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
Jan 9, 2017
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.
Government of Comoros
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
  • Communications
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 2.50 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.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 3.50 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 Jul 27, 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 development objective of the Statistics Project for Comoros is to strengthen the capacity of the National Statistical Office, National Institute of Statistics, Economic, and Demographic Studies (INSEED) to improve the production and dissemination of statistics. The project comprises of four components. The first component is implementation, analysis and dissemination of the 2016 population and housing census. It consists of following sub-components: (i) population enumeration; (ii) post-enumeration survey; and (iii) data processing, analysis, and dissemination. The second component is implementation of the 2018-2019 household poverty and living standards survey. It consists of following sub-components: (i) survey preparation and design; (ii) survey implementation and data collection; and (iii) data processing and dissemination. The third component, strengthening of human and infrastructure capacity will focus on building human capacity, particularly in processing national accounts (NA) and price statistics, and upgrading the infrastructure in terms of information technology (IT) equipment and software. It consists of following sub-components: (i) technical assistance; and (ii) acquisition of equipment. The fourth component, project management will support the activities related to the coordination, and monitoring and evaluation (M and E), especially the production of project reports (progress and completion), follow-up of the project’s results framework, and preparation of the final audit report.
Investment Description
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