Social Entrepreneurship, Empowerment and Cohesion Project (WB-P171456)

Countries
  • Turkey
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
A
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
Feb 27, 2020
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Borrower
Ministry of Industry and Technology
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Humanitarian Response
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)
$ 43.58 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)
$ 43.59 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 17, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Nov 28, 2019


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Project Description

According to the Bank's document, this project aims to improve livelihoods for women in refugee and host communities in targeted areas of Turkey. This will entail the following components: (i) social entrepeneurship activities for women and youth in refugee and host communities; (ii) community livelihooods-related facilities in refugee and host communities; and (iii) institutional capacity strengthening and project management. 

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Ministry of Industry and Technology

Ahmet Simsek, Head of Department for Coordination of Development. ahmet.SIMSEK@sanayi.gov.tr 

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