Burkina Faso Local Government Support Project AF (WB-P162742)

  • Burkina Faso
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Aug 4, 2017
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Government of Burkina Faso
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  • Finance
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 60.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 70.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Sep 16, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Apr 1, 2017

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Project Description
The development objective of the Local Government Support Project for Burkina Faso is to strengthen the central government’s capacity for administrative and fiscal decentralization and the institutional capacities of communes in six regions, and to improve accountability linkages between local policy makers and citizens in the six regions. The project has are four component, establishment of the foundations for robust administrative and fiscal intergovernmental institutions is to support the central government to establish a transparent and rule based intergovernmental fiscal framework and robust intergovernmental administrative systems.The second component, strengthening capacity of municipalities to manage local development is to provide resources to communes through institutional development grants.The third component, improving citizen participation in local governance strengthen local government accountability for service delivery.
Investment Description

Contact Information
Name:Government of Burkina Faso MATD Contact:Jules Cesaire YAGANZA Title:Directeur du Departement Techniques Industrielles et Ecploit Email:legrand_cesar@yahoo.fr 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.