Justice for Business Program (WB-P167247)

Countries
  • Croatia
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
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
U
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
Dec 18, 2019
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
Ministry of Finance
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Law and Government
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 117.27 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)
$ 117.27 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 Jul 6, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jun 27, 2019


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Project Description

According to the Bank's website, this project aims to improve the business environment in Croatia by enhancing the efficiency and the quality of regulatory procedures and judicial services. 

The project has two components:

1. Finance against Disbursement-Linked Indicators related to improving the business environment and the quality and efficiency of judicial services, which are expected to reduce the administrative burden for businesses to interact with government.

2. Finance improvements in the justice sector infrastructure management, including rehabilitation and renovation of selected court facilities to improve the quality of judicial services to businesses and other users. 

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Implementing Agencies: Ministry of Justice. Lana Letilovic; Asistant Minister lana.letilovic@pravosudje.hr

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