Financing of Recovery from Economic Emergency Ukraine Supplemental Development Policy Loan (WB-P178794)

  • Ukraine
Geographic location 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
Stage of the project cycle. Stages vary by development bank and can include: pending, approval, implementation, and closed or completed.
Bank Risk Rating
Environmental and social categorization assessed by the development bank as a measure of the planned project’s environmental and social impacts. A higher risk rating may require more due diligence to limit or avoid harm to people and the environment. For example, "A" or "B" are risk categories where "A" represents the highest amount of risk. Results will include projects that specifically recorded a rating, all other projects are marked ‘U’ for "Undisclosed."
Voting Date
Mar 7, 2022
Date when project documentation and funding is reviewed by the Board for consideration and approval. Some development banks will state a "board date" or "decision date." When funding approval is obtained, the legal documents are accepted and signed, the implementation phase begins.
Government of Ukraine
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
  • Law and Government
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, guarantee, technical assistance, advisory services, equity and fund.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 489.45 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Sep 27, 2022

Disclosed by Bank Mar 4, 2022

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Project Description
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According to the Bank's website, the project provides supplementary funding to the Government of Ukraine to support the continued delivery of public services and finance social expenditures during a time of acute socio-economic and financing pressures. The project will finance part of the large emerging fiscal and external financing gap caused by the conflict, and – by safeguarding continued spending on critical social and public services – help to prevent a further deterioration in economic and social impacts of the crisis

Investment Description
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The World Bank’s response strategy in Ukraine is part of a coordinated engagement between
GoU and other development partners. This operation is accompanied by linked parallel financing of
US$100 million from Japan, and underpinned by guarantee coverage to IBRD under this Supplementary
DPF amounting to €79.75 million, and US$50 million from the Netherlands and Sweden, respectively. The
proposed MDTF co-financing would contribute to filling part of this unanticipated gap in financing. As of
March 4, ECA has committed pledges from Iceland (US$0.5 million), Latvia (US$5.5 million), Lithuania
(US$5.5 million), Denmark (US$20 million) and the UK (US$100 million), with additional contributions also

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