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Countries:
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  • Zimbabwe
Banks:
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  • World Bank (WB)
Status: Active
Bank Risk Rating: C
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Board Decision Date: 2016-12-13
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Borrower or Client: Republic of Zimbabwe
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Sectors:
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  • Communications
  • Technical Cooperation
Project Cost (USD): $ 1.90 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.

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Original disclosure @ WB website
Updated in EWS: 2017-09-24
Disclosure Date: 2016-09-06
Implementation support to the PICES survey in Zimbabwe
WB-P158475

Project Description
The project is Recipient Executed (RE) and complements one other World Bank activity (P157466) which is Bank Executed (BE). The project focuses on implementation of the PICES survey with the following objective: enhance the understanding of poverty and its causes by increasing the availability and analysis of high quality data on poverty, other welfare indicators and on household income earning activities through implementation of a high quality PICES survey that meets international standards. The complementary BE activity (P157466) consists of technical assistance to support (i) survey design and data analysis and (ii) development planning and monitoring and evaluation.
Investment Description
Contact Information
Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: Republic of Zimbabwe Contact: PS Manungo Title: Permanent Secretary (Ministry of Finance) Tel: 2634707023 Email: wlmanungo@yahoo.com Implementing Agencies Name: ZIMSTAT Contact: Nelson Taruvinga Title: Director Tel: Email: ntaruvinga@zimstat.co.zw 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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