Rwanda Pilot Program for Climate Resilience (WB-P160268)

  • Rwanda
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
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Sep 1, 2016
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Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (MINECOFIN)
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  • Agriculture and Forestry
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 1.50 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 Sep 9, 2016

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Project Description
The proposed Project Development Objective (PDO) is to prepare a Strategic Program for Climate Resilience (SPCR) and associated investment plan, and to establish an enabling environment that allows for the mainstreaming of climate resilience into development planning and implementation. Key expected results include the following: (i) Preparation of the SPCR: Improved baseline information and enhanced understanding of key gaps in climate risks and resilience measures in order to support the development of the SPCR and inform policy and programs at national and sectoral levels. (ii) Identification of appropriate funding sources: Project proposals development under the SPCR tailored to specific funding sources. (iii) Institutional capacity & climate analytics: Technical capacity and climate risk models enhanced to allow for (i) better understanding and management of climate risks, (ii) better informed decisionmaking, and (iii) multi-sectoral decisions prioritizing long-term resilience.
Investment Description

Contact Information
Name: National Climate and Environment Fund (FONERWA) Contact: Ntare Bright Title: Program Manager Tel: 0025788353486 Email: 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 You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: