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

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Jul 26, 2018
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$ 0.26 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Sep 3, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Feb 15, 2018

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Project Description
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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

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

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 :

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 :



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