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31 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project CI: Post Conflict Assistance Project - AF is now in the pipeline.

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The project CI: Post Conflict Assistance Project - AF is now in the pipeline. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database The development objective of the Additional Financing (AF) for the Post Conflict Assistance Project (PCAP) is so improve conflict-affected communities' and individuals' opportunities for economic reintegration and access to social services, which will accelerate Cote d'Ivoire's crisis recovery and strengthen the prospects for sustainable peace in its territory. This project paper seeks the approval of the Executive Directors to provide an additional credit in the amount of US$30.0 million to the Republic of Cote d'Ivoire for the PCAP. This AF was formally requested by the Government of Cote d'Ivoire to scale-up this successful project into new fragile areas and increase its development effectiveness. It will help finance the costs associated with upgraded activities in support of: 1) the socio-economic reintegration of vulnerable youth; 2) the identification process in fragile areas; and 3) community rehabilitation. The institutional and implementing arrangements of the original project will be retained. The purpose of the AF is to consolidate peace-building efforts by strengthening social cohesion. The key expected outcomes from the activities to be supported include: a) 9,000 vulnerable youth reintegrated; b) improved access to civil registration in 10 fragile areas; c) improved collective infrastructure in 200 communities at risk; and d) sustained local development and conflict mitigation through 200 active community development committees.

31 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project Private Sector Competitiveness Project Additional Financing is now in the pipeline.

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The project Private Sector Competitiveness Project Additional Financing is now in the pipeline. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database The development objective of the Additional Financing (AF) for the Private Sector Competitiveness Project for Tanzania is to create sustainable conditions for enterprise creation and growth. The AF will: (i) support strengthening of the business environment and improving access to financial services; (ii) help develop innovative solutions for increased private sector participation and financial sector development which will be informed by an upcoming country economic memorandum (CEM) which focuses on creating better jobs for the population; and (iii) help implement the government's recently announced initiative to speed up delivery of priority programs. The restructuring will bring changes to reflect the aim of the AF to scale up and modify some of the activities under the original project, including supporting emerging priorities. The revised project development objective (PDO) is: to strengthen the business environment in Tanzania, including land administration reform, and improve access to financial services. The results framework has been modified to adjust some of the indicators to make them more specific and measurable and to add new indicators to measure the expanded scope of the project.

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31 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project Community-based Sustainable Land Management Project is now in the pipeline.

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The project Community-based Sustainable Land Management Project is now in the pipeline. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database

31 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project Land Husbandry, Water Harvesting and Hillside Irrigation AF is now in the pipeline.

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The project Land Husbandry, Water Harvesting and Hillside Irrigation AF is now in the pipeline. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database The objective of the Land Husbandry, Water Harvesting and Hillside Irrigation Project for the Republic of Rwanda is to increase the productivity and commercialization of hillside agriculture in target areas in the country. The project uses a modified watershed approach to introduce sustainable land husbandry measures for hillside agriculture on selected sites, as well as developing hillside irrigation for sub-sections of each site. This paper details the provision of additional credit to the project. The additional financing will contribute to raising agricultural productivity which is critical to achieving Rwanda's vision for its structural transformation from subsistence agriculture to a knowledge-based economy. There are no changes to the project development objective or the project components under the additional financing, though an extension of the closing date and a revised results framework are suggested.

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31 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project Sudan Sustainable Natural Resources Management Project is now in the pipeline.

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The project Sudan Sustainable Natural Resources Management Project is now in the pipeline. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database The objective of the Sudan Sustainable Natural Resources Management Project (SSNRMP) is to increase adoption of sustainable land and water management (SLWM) practices in targeted landscapes. This document pertains to the provision of a grant for the aforementioned project. The project strives to achieve its goal through the following components: 1) institutional and policy framework; 2) community based sustainable management of rangelands, forests and biodiversity; and 3) project management, monitoring and evaluation. The first component supports key institutions involved in natural resources management by strengthening their capacity to formulate, implement and monitor programs and projects geared towards the sustainable management of natural resources and biodiversity conservation, based on a capacity enhancement plan. The second component supports the preparation of integrated land management plans for specified reserves and rangelands, while the third component deals with procurement, financial management, environmental and social safeguards, annual work plans and organization of supervision missions.

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30 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project Uganda Health Systems Strengthening Project is now in the pipeline.

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The project Uganda Health Systems Strengthening Project is now in the pipeline. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database

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27 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project Kariba Dam Rehabilitation Project is now in the pipeline.

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The project Kariba Dam Rehabilitation Project is now in the pipeline. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database

25 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project Additional Financing for the Agricultural Development and Rural Roads Rehabilitation Project has changed to Active

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The project Additional Financing for the Agricultural Development and Rural Roads Rehabilitation Project has changed to Active. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database The objective of the Agricultural Development and Rural Roads Rehabilitation Project for Congo is to increase the ability of the rural poor to raise their income through the generation and promotion of improved agricultural technologies, the provision of market infrastructure, and the formulation and implementation of poverty-focused agricultural policies and expenditure programs. This paper pertains to the provision of an additional credit for the project. The aims of this additional financing are to help finance the costs associated with scaling up of the project's activities, to devote a concerted effort to focus interventions in specific high potential agricultural areas, and to capitalize on the achievements of the parent project and increase synergy between the components in order to achieve more development impact on the ground. The additional financing will also be used to introduce a value chain approach for a few carefully selected agricultural commodities and to ensure that micro-projects that are being financed follow the logic of developing these value chains. Other changes suggested herein include changes to the results framework, a change in the safeguard policy, and change to the disbursement estimates and costs. These changes are in accordance with the provision of the credit, in order to effectively utilize the additional financing.

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25 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project Community Development and Safety Nets Project Additional Financing is now in the pipeline.

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The project Community Development and Safety Nets Project Additional Financing is now in the pipeline. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database

24 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project São Tomé and Príncipe Quality Education for All is now in the pipeline.

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The project São Tomé and Príncipe Quality Education for All is now in the pipeline. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database The objective of the Second Phase of Quality Education for All Project for the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe is to improve the system of in-service teacher training and to strengthen the management of human resources in the education sector in Sao Tome and Principe. The project has two components: 1) improving the system of in-service teacher training in primary education; and 2) strengthening management of human resources in the education sector. The first component has two inter-related sub-components: (i) setting up in-service teacher training system; and (ii) building a student learning assessment in primary education. The second component's sub-components are: (a) strengthening management of human resources in the education sector, and (b) project management. The funds for this project are provided by the International Development Association (IDA), and this document pertains to the provision of two such grants for the project.

22 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project Benin Multisectoral Food Health Nutrition Project is now in the pipeline.

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The project Benin Multisectoral Food Health Nutrition Project is now in the pipeline. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database The development objective of the Multisectoral Food Health Nutrition Project for Benin is to increase the coverage and utilization of community-based child growth and nutrition interventions in selected areas in the Recipient's territory. The project has two components. The first component is policy and program development, management, and coordination. This component will support the Recipient to: (i) strengthen coordination and monitoring capacity at the commune level by establishing communal consultative groups in order to develop a common result framework for improved service delivery for child nutrition; (ii) develop a multisectoral policy, coordination, and oversight mechanisms at the central level (among Food and Nutrition Council (CAN), line ministries, other public institutions, and development partners) and at the decentralized level (among the communal councils and their stakeholders); and (iii) strengthen sectoral programs, inter alia in agriculture, health and social affairs, at the central level for improved nutrition. The second component is community mobilization and services delivery strengthening. This component will support the Recipient to: (i) improve public service delivery in the food, health, and nutrition sectors by the members of the communal consultative groups; and (ii) carry out communal subprojects for, inter alia, social and behavior change, communication, and community mobilization.

22 декабря 2013, 09:00

The project SN- Second Governance and Growth Support Credit has changed to Closed

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The project SN- Second Governance and Growth Support Credit has changed to Closed. To see more information, see the project information in the World Bank project database The objective of the Second Governance and Growth Support Credit (GGSC II) for the Republic of Senegal is to improve the country's economic governance by strengthening government accountability, increasing public sector performance, and promoting growth through private sector development. The reforms supported by the operation seek 1) to improve economic governance by strengthening accountability systems; 2) to promote service delivery through better governance and efficiency in the education, health and agriculture sectors, rationalization of agencies and strengthening monitoring and evaluation; and 3) to enhance private sector development through energy sector reforms, and improvements in the investment climate. The GGSC II supports the National Strategy for Economic and Social Development (SNDES), the Senegal government's medium-term poverty reduction strategy for the period 2013-2017. The components of the SNDES, which are supported by the objectives of the GGSC II are: i) growth, productivity, and wealth creation ii) human capital, social protection and sustainable development, and iii) governance, institutions, peace, and security.