Governance and Policy Project for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (WB-P171659)

Countries
  • Pakistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
C
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Borrower
Government of Pakistan
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Sectors
  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 8.00 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 30, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Aug 29, 2019


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Project Description

According to bank documents, the proposed Project Development Objective is "to strengthen the capacity for Sales Tax on Services collection, and improve public investment management and accountability of public service delivery in the water sector in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa." The Additional Financing aims "to strengthen the capacity for STS collection and improve public investment management and accountability for public service delivery in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa"

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

Co-financing:

MDTF for Crisi Affected Areas of NWFP/FATA/Balochistan Trust Fund US$ 8 million

Contact Information

World Bank
Raymond Muhula, SeniorPublic Sector Specialist

Borrower/Client/Recipient
Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Safeer Ahmad, Additional Secretary
safeer_paas@hotmail.com

Implementing Agencies
Planning and Development Department, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Shahab Ali Shah, Secretary
secretary.pndkp@gmail.com

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