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Bank Risk Rating: B
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Board Decision Date: 2016-05-10
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Borrower or Client: Government of Guinea-Bissau
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Investment Amount (USD): $ 10.00 million
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Project Cost (USD): $ 13.50 million
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Second Add. Fin. to Rural Community-Driven Development Project
The Project Development Objective is to increase access to priority basic social and economic infrastructures and services in participating communities in at least two regions of Guinea-Bissau.
The proposed Additional Financing (AF) would finance the costs to scale-up the Project's community-driven development activities, and pilot a Cash Transfer program.
More specifically, the proposed Second AF from IDA would:
(i) scale up the target number of community-development plans under the Capacity-building for Community Development component (Component 1) and the number of micro-projects under the Community-based Micro-Projects component (Components 2);
(ii) increase resources for the Project Coordination and Monitoring and Evaluation component (Component 3); and
(iii) pilot a Cash Transfer program to targeted vulnerable households, in poor communities (Component 6 - new).
Name: Project Coordination Unit
Contact: Alfa Umarú Jaló
Title: Project Coordinator
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