Nepal: Additional Financing for School Sector Development Program (WB-P167047)

  • Nepal
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Mar 25, 2019
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Government of Nepal
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  • Education and Health
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 23.96 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 Mar 8, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Oct 1, 2018

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Project Description

According to bank documents, the Additional Finance will entail adding selected new DLRs and introducing a new DLI within the existing program boundary. The proposed AF will be for a three-year operation (2018-2021) and the design willbe aligned with SSDP Program Result Framework (PRF) targets and GPE strategic goals of quality, equity, and efficiency. Moreover, it would be directly tied to activities related to LGs in quality service delivery with a view to protect and enhance education service delivery during the ongoing federal transition.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

Trust Funds US$ 23.96 million

Contact Information

World Bank
Shwetlena Sabarwal
Senior Economist
Team Leader(ADM Responsible)
Telephone No : 458-8345
Email :

Mohan Prasad Aryal
Senior Operations Officer
Team Leader
Telephone No : 5770+6135
Email :

Ministry fo Finance
Shreekrishna Nepal
Joint Secretary
Telephone No : 977-14211360
Email :

Implementing Agencies
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
Baikuntha Prasad Aryal
Joint Secretary
Telephone No : 977-9851138744
Email :


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