GIRLS EBOLA RECOVERY LIVELIHOOD SUPPORT (GERLS) PROJECT (WB-P159493)

Countries
  • Liberia
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
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Voting Date
Oct 17, 2016
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Borrower
REPUBLIC OF LIBERIA
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Sectors
  • Education and Health
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.53 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 Sep 11, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Mar 25, 2016


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Project Description
The Project Development Objective (PDO) is to provide income generation support to Ebola-affected adolescent girls.The proposed project will provide livelihood recovery support through trainings and cash grants to selected vulnerable adolescent girls who are susceptible to post EVD shocks. The project will be implemented in the following counties, which were some of the worst hit counties by the EVD crisis: Montserrado (4502 cases, 1853 deaths), Grand Bassa (180 cases, 79 deaths), and Margibi (1261 cases, 576 deaths) and also all have participated in MGCSP labor market programs for adolescent girls.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
Name: Ministry Of Gender, Children, and Social Protection Contact: Gabriel Fernandez Title: Project Coordinator Tel: 0880511544 Email: gfernandez@mopea.gov.lr 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.