Rwanda Priority Skills for Growth (PSG) (WB-P252350)

Countries
  • Rwanda
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
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Jul 5, 2017
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Borrower
REPUBLIC OF RWANDA
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Industry and Trade
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 120.00 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)
$ 120.00 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 Aug 17, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Sep 13, 2016


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Project Description
The development objective of the Priority Skills for Growth Program-for-Results Project for Rwanda is to expand opportunities for the acquisition of quality, market-relevant skills in selected economic sectors. The proposed operation is aligned with themes under the World Bank’s Country Partnership Strategy for Rwanda FY2014-2018, which identifies the following areas as a focus for IDA resources: energy, urban development, rural development, social protection and accountable governance15. These areas are further grouped into three themes: Theme 1: Accelerating economic growth that is private-sector driven and job-creating; Theme 2: Improving the productivity and incomes of the poor through rural development and social protection; and Theme 3: Supporting accountable governance through Public Financial Management (PFM) and decentralization.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
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