|Approval Date||27 Oct 2015|
|Signature Date||15 Dec 2015|
|Planned Completion Date||31 Mar 2021|
|Last Disbursement Planned Date||31 Dec 2020|
|Sovereign / Non-Sovereign||Sovereign|
|DAC Sector Code||15110|
The Gender Equality and Economic Empowerment for Inclusive Growth Project is initiated by the Government of South Sudan with the support of the African Development Bank Group. This project includes the three following three (3) components: a) Institutional Capacity Building and Strengthening; b) Support for Women Economic Empowerment; and c) Project Management.
The principal objectives of this project are to address poverty and inequality as a key driver of socio and economic fragility by strengthening efforts to empower women and increase their participation in economic activities through: i) Strengthening human and institutional capacities for gender programming; ii) Improving the skills of women entrepreneurs and increasing the participation of women in economic activities; iii) Improving access to finance and enhancing financial inclusion of women.
The project direct beneficiaries include the Government and women of South Sudan.
Fragile States Facility
Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning
|Last Update||31 Oct 2019|