Community Engagement and Social Accountability Project (WB-P166327)

Regions
  • Europe and Central Asia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Countries
  • Kyrgyzstan
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
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
Jun 4, 2018
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
Aga Khan Foundation
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Energy
  • Infrastructure
  • Technical Cooperation
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)
$ 1.00 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)
$ 1.00 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 Aug 3, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Feb 1, 2018


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Project Description

This project provides support for activities promoting youth-focused community mobilization and social accountability activities. According to Bank documents, the project aims to ensure that:

  1. Communities, particularly youth and marginalized groups, are actively engaged in selecting poverty-focused project interventions
  2. Investments in social and economic infrastructure (including electricity) are those that have been most highly prioritized by communities
  3. All members of the target communities are provided with the information, facilitation and capacity building necessary to make decisions that are needs-based, and inclusive of women, vulnerable, and poor households

Components include support for community mobilization and capacity building, and for youth engagement in awareness building, participatory monitoring, and social accountability.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank
Janelle Plummer
Senior Social Development Specialist
tel: 5775+257 / 7

Holly Welborn Benner
Senior Social Development Specialist
tel: 458-0352

Implementing Agencies
Aga Khan Foundation
S. Jalaluddin Shaw
CEO. AKF Kyrgyz Republic
tel: 996312621912
jalaluddin.shah@akdn.org 

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