Bhutan BLSS Economic Census (WB-P161338)

Countries
  • Bhutan
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
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
C
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
Feb 2, 2017
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
Borrower
Kingdom of Bhutan, National Statistics Bureau
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Law and Government
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.68 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)
$ 0.68 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 Mar 29, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jan 4, 2017


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Project Description

The development objective is to support the National Statistics Bureau (NSB) to collect, analyze and disseminate data by carrying out the Bhutan Living Standard Survey and the Economic Census and contribute to strengthening its capacity. Safeguard policies do not apply for this project.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Team Leader: Hiroki Uematsu
Economist, World Bank
Telephone No.: 473-0619
Email Address: huematsu@worldbank.org

ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK

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