West Bank and Gaza: Fiscal Stability and Buisness Environment DPG (WB-P161252)

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
U
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
Dec 5, 2017
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Borrower
PALESTINE LIBERATION ORGANIZATION
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Education and Health
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Law and Government
  • Water and Sanitation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Grant
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 30.00 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)
$ 30.00 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 Feb 5, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Jul 31, 2017


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Project Description

This project provides support to the implementation of policy and institutional reforms. This includes improving transparency of fiscal transfers to local service providers in electricty, water, and health sectors, and improving the business environment. 

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank
Rei Odawara
Senior Economist
Tel: (972-2) 236-6553
E-mail: rodawara@worldbank.org
Location: Gaza, West Bank and Gaza (IBRD)

Borrower
Ms. Laila Sbaih
Director General, International Relations Department
Ministry of Finance and Planning of the Palestinian Authority
Ramallah, West Bank
West Bank and Gaza
Tel: (970-2) 240-0650
Fax: (970-2) 240-0595
E-mail: mofirdg@palnet.com

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