According to bank documents, the current objective of this project remains to improve solid waste management services in the Gaza Strip.
The project has four components:
Component 1: Solid Waste Transfer and Disposal Facilities
Component 2: Institutional Strengthening
Component 3: Primary Collection and Resource Recovery
Component 4: Project Management
The GPRBA grant scheme is sought to provide complementary operational funds in the form of additional financing to the infrastructure investment supported under GSWMP. The results-based financing employs a mechanism where by the service provider, JSC-KRM, receive payments in the form of a subsidy from GPRBA, upon confirmation of independently verified achieved targets for service quality and cost recovery. This grant is provided to the service provider for two years to offset the increased operational costs while incentivizing the JSC to improve its service quality and delivery. The US$ 2M additional funds acquired from GPRBA is primarily targeted for operational improvements and to support two key
outcomes: (i) improvement in solid waste service delivery and; (ii) strengthening the financial sustainability of JSC-KRM though improved cost recovery.
Senior Urban Environment Specialist
Palestine Liberation Organization (for the benefit of the Palestinian Authority)
Acting Director General
Municipal Development and Lending Fund
Dr. Tawfiq Albudairi
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