Education Program for Results Additional Financing (WB-P162470)

  • Tanzania
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
May 23, 2017
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The United Republic of Tanzania
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  • Education and Health
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 14, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Mar 15, 2017

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Project Description
The development objective of Education Program-for-Results Project for Tanzania is to improve education quality in Tanzanian primary and secondary schools. This program paper seeks an additional credit in the amount of 80 million US dollars. This Additional Financing (AF) will support the government’s Education Sector Development Plan (ESDP) 2016–2021, focusing on the continued implementation of key education quality reforms to improve primary and secondary school performance initiated under the original EPforR. The EPforR and AF aims to support all three key pillars of the Country Partnership Framework (CPF) FY2018–2022. The three CPF pillars include the following: (a) diversify growth and enhance productivity; (b) boost human capital and social inclusion; and (c) make institutions efficient and accountable.
Investment Description

Contact Information
World Bank Contact No. 1: Cornelia Jesse Title: Senior Education Specialist Tel: +255-22-216-3236 Email: Contact No. 2: Salman Asim Title: Economist Tel: +1 202-473-3212 Email: Borrower/Client/Recipient Contact: Mr. Doto M. James Title: Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance and Planning Tel: +255 22 2111174 Email: Implementing Agencies Contact: Maimuna Tarishi Title: Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education Science and Technology Tel: +255 22 211 3139 Email: Contact: Eng. Mussa Iyombe Title: Permanent Secretary, President’s Office, Regional Administration and Local Government Tel: +255 26 232 2848 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: