Implementation of the International Comparison Program (ICP) in the Commonwealth of Independent Stat (WB-P166845)

Regions
  • World
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
C
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Voting Date
Jul 26, 2018
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Sectors
  • Law and Government
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.26 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 Sep 3, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Feb 15, 2018


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Project Description

This project will fund acitives for the implmentation of the International Comparision Program (ICP). The ICP is a worldwide statistical initiative to collect comparative price data and estimate purchasing power parities of the world’s countries. The ICP governance framework consists of the United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC), a Governing Board, an Inter-Agency Coordination Group, Technical Advisory Group and Task Forces, a Global Implementing Agency, Regional Implementing Agencies, and National Implementing Agencies, each of which has distinct roles and responsibilities.

This project will fund the following components:

1. Arrangement of regional workshops

2. Participation in international meetings and conferences

3. Preparation of operational materials and calculation of PPP estimates

4. Production of knowledge materials and publications

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank
Contact : Marko Olavi Rissanen Title : Statistician
Telephone No : 1-202-473-25 Email : not provided

Borrower/Client/Recipient
Borrower : Interstate Statistical Committee of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS-STAT)
Contact : Andrey Kosarev Title : Deputy Chairman of CIS-STAT
Telephone No : 7-495-632-90-45 Email : kosarev@cisstat.org


Implementing Agencies
Implementing Agency : Interstate Statistical Committee of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS-STAT)
Contact : Andrey Kosarev Title : Deputy Chairman of CIS-STAT
Telephone No : 7-495-632-90-45 Email : kosarev@cisstat.org

 

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