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Countries:
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
  • Nepal
Banks:
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
  • World Bank (WB)
Status: Active
Bank Risk Rating: C
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Board Decision Date: 2016-12-02
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Borrower or Client: Government of Nepal
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Sectors:
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  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
Investment Type(s): Loan
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Investment Amount (USD): $ 150.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.

Currency conversion note:
Bank reported
Converted using 2016-12-02 exchange rate.
Project Cost (USD): $ 323.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.

Currency conversion note:
Bank reported
Converted using 2016-12-02 exchange rate.

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Original disclosure @ WB website
Updated in EWS: 2017-08-01
Disclosure Date: 2015-10-28
Strengthening Systems for Social Protection and Civil Registration Project
WB-P154548

Project Description
This project provides funding to improve the coverage and delivery of social security services. To accomplish this, the project will create a national population register, modernize the social security delivery systems, and increase governmental capacities to implement the program.
Investment Description
Contact Information
World Bank Contact: Yasuhiko Matsuda Title: Sr Public Sector Spec. Tel: 473-8652 Email: ymatsuda@worldbank.org Contact: Jasmine Rajbhandary Title: Sr Social Protection Specialis Tel: 5770+6165 / Email: jrajbhandary@worldbank.org Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: Government of Nepal Contact: Lok Darshan Regmi Title: Secretary, Ministry of Finance Tel: 977-1-4211332 Email: lregmi@mof.gov.np Implementing Agencies Name: Department of Civil Registration, Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development Contact: Anil Kumar Thakur Title: Director General Tel: 01-4233879 Email: anilk123@gmail.com ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing ipanel@worldbank.org. You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: http://ewebapps.worldbank.org/apps/ip/Pages/Home.aspx.
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