Benin Second Fiscal Reform and Growth PBG (WB-P167278)

  • Benin
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Aug 30, 2018
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Government of Benin
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  • Finance
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 180.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 450.00 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 Oct 10, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Apr 11, 2018

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Project Description
<div style="left: 138.84px; top: 930.517px; font-size: 18.4px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.928674);">The goal of the proposed FRGC series is to boost real economic growth, reduce poverty and increase opportunities for the poorest in the population</div> <div style="left: 587.517px; top: 952.917px; font-size: 18.4px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.852267);">.</div> <div style="left: 597.317px; top: 952.917px; font-size: 18.4px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.93415);">The program development objectives of this FRGC series are to: a) support macro economic stability by strengthening fiscal management; b) promote economic growth by increasing the productivity and competitiveness of the agricultural sector and strengthening the power sector&rsquo;s financial viability and production capacity; and c) improve social service delivery</div> <div style="left: 235.6333333333333px; top: 1042.5666666666664px; font-size: 18.4px; font-family: sans-serif;">&nbsp;</div>
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
Contact: Hermann Takou
Title: Director CSPEF
Tel: +229 21 30 87 85


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