Sudan Basic Education Emergency Support (WB-P172812)

  • Sudan
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
May 5, 2020
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Federal Ministry of Finance
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  • Education and Health
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 11.58 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 May 13, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Apr 23, 2020

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Project Description

According to bank documents, the project objective is to sustain enrollment in public basic education in Sudan during the transition school year.

The project has two components:

  1. School Grants Program (US$11.58 million). This component will support provision of school grants to improve learnining environments and school planning. The main objective of the grants is to support student enrollment and retention in public schools.

  2. Program coordination and management (US$0.3 million). This component will support the Federal MoE in overall program coordination, monitoring and evaluation. The Program. Coordination unit will cover functions such as planning, procurement, financial management, environmental and social safeguards and monitoring and evaluation. Technical experts will be mobilized as necessary. The Program Coordination unit will monitor the progress by collecting and analyzing school-level data under the the Annual School Census.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank:
Omer Nasir Elseed
Senior Education Specialist
Thanh Thi Mai
Senior Education Specialist

Federal Ministry of Finance

Implementing Agency:
Federal Ministry of Education
Hashim Hazam


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