Sudan - Technical Assistance and Capacity Building to the Preparation of a Full Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (TCB-PRSP)


Project Summary

Approval Date 03 Jul 2013
Signature Date 03 Oct 2013
Planned Completion Date 30 Mar 2021
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Mar 2021
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Multi-Sector
DAC Sector Code 11330
Commitment U.A 1,973,285
Status Completion

Project General Description

The proposed operation is a UA 1.97 million (US $3.2 million) grant from Pillar III of the Fragile States Facility for Technical Assistance to Sudan for Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) Preparation. The PRSP process is important for Sudan’s arrears clearance and debt relief process, especially for fulfilling the conditions for debt relief under Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) and the Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI). Most of the funds will go towards financing a National Baseline Household Survey (NBHS) in all 18 states in Sudan, which will be the first since the secession of South Sudan. The project includes the following components: (i) Capacity for the Household Income, Expenditure, and Poverty Survey; (ii) Capacity for full PRSP Preparation, Implementation and Monitoring; (iii) Capacity for the actual Project management.

Project Objectives

The overall objective of the project is to contribute to poverty reduction and economic and social development in the Sudan. The specific objective is to support the preparation of the full-fledged country Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP).

Beneficiaries

The project beneficiary is the Sudan’s government.

Participating Organization

Funding
Fragile States Facility
Implementing
GOVERNMENT OF SUDAN

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-SD-K00-002
Last Update 27 Sep 2020

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Contact Details

Name KARAMAGA Camille
Email c.karamaga@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Sudan