Municipal Performance Program (WB-P168147)

Countries
  • Morocco
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
Oct 30, 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: Government of Morocco
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Construction
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 300.00 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)
$ 500.00 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 Nov 13, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jan 17, 2019


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Project Description

According to bank documents, the program objective is (i) to improve the institutional performance of participating municipal governments and (ii) to strengthen inter-municipal coordination for local service delivery in selected urban agglomerations.

The proposed World Bank-financed Program is expected to contribute substantively to the attainment of key results identified in the Government program. By combining support for increased and improved allocation of government transfers to LGs, with institutional mechanisms to enhance the performance of LGs in efficiently and effectively managing public resources in a participatory manner, and incentivizing and supporting the inter-municipal collaboration, the Program will contribute to deepening the process of fiscal and administrative decentralization in Morocco.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank:
Name : Augustin Maria
Designation : Senior Urban Development Specialist
Role : Team Leader(ADM Responsible)
Telephone No : 5360+4290
Email : amaria@worldbank.org 

Name : Kolie Ousmane Maurice Megnan
Designation : Sr Financial Management Specialist
Role : Team Leader
Telephone No : 5360+4288
Email : mkolie@worldbank.org 

Name : Salim Rouhana
Designation : Sr Urban Spec. Role : Team Leader
Telephone No : 5714+38786
Email : srouhana@worldbank.org 

Borrower:
Borrower : Ministry of Finance
Contact : Maria Oucible
Title : Chef de Division du Financement Multilatéral
Telephone No : 0537677530
Email : oucible@db.finances.gov.ma 

Implementing Agency:
Ministry of Interior
Contact : Khalid Safir
Title : Wali Directeur General des Collectivites Locales
Telephone No : 0537215806
Email : ksafir@interieur.gov.ma 

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