Uganda Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers Program (WB-P160250)

Countries
  • Uganda
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
B
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
Jun 27, 2017
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Borrower
Ministry of Finance, Planning, and Economic Development
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Education and Health
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 200.00 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)
$ 787.59 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 18, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Jun 6, 2016


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Project Description
The objective of the Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers Program Project for Uganda is to improve the adequacy and equity of fiscal transfers and improve fiscal management of resources by Local Governments for health and education services.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
Contact: Mr. Keith Muhakanizi Title: Permanent Secretary / Secretary to the Treasury Tel: 256-414-707104 Email: Keith.Muhakanizi@finance.go.ug 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.