Mozambique National Urban Development and Decentralization Project (WB-P163989)

  • Mozambique
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Sep 3, 2018
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Government of Mozambique
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  • Infrastructure
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Investment Type(s)
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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 Dec 4, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Nov 15, 2017

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Project Description

According to bank documents, the program objective will be to: improve institutional capacity of the Government of Mozambique to support its decentralization policies, and to improve the performance of selected municipalities and districts in the poorest provinces to deliver basic infrastructure and services.


Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank:
Contact: Andre Herzog
Title: Sr. Urban Specialist
Tel: 202-458-2683

Contact: Helene Grandvoinnet
Title: Lead Governance Specialist
Tel: 202-473-6764

Implementing Agency:
Contact: Momad Piaraly Jutha
Title: National Director, Ministry of Finance and Economy
Tel: 258-823071668

Contact: Manuel Rodrigues Alberto
Title: National Director, Ministry of State Administration and Public Services
Tel: 258-843026630


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