Multinational - Industrial policy support

Project Summary

Approval Date 13 Nov 2018
Signature Date 13 Nov 2018
Planned Completion Date 30 Oct 2023
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Multi-Sector
DAC Sector Code 15124
Environmental Category 3
Commitment U.A 743,881.57
Status Implementation

Project General Description

The Industrial Policy Support Project (IPSP) aims to support the implementation of the Bank’s Industrialize Africa Strategy (IAS). The TA will range from support to industrial policy implementation and evaluation, to feasibility studies and assessment of investment needs for industrial parks and clusters and support to special economic zones regulatory and governance reforms. Sharing of best practices in industrial development between the three beneficiary countries and JICA will be promoted throughout the project and through a mid-term international high-level conference. The project comprises the four main components: (1) Improving efficiency of Ethiopia’s industrial policies through industrial cluster planning, (2) Assisting Morocco in the delivery of its Industrial Acceleration Plan, (3) Improving efficiency of the Emerging Senegal Plan and (4) Knowledge Sharing through an AfDB-JICA industrial policy conference.

Project Objectives

The project goal is to contribute towards increased manufacturing-led growth in the participating countries through improved industrial policies and strategies. The specific objective is to provide technical assistance and advisory services to the governments of Morocco, Ethiopia and Senegal to increase impact of their respective industrial strategies.


The target beneficiaries of the project are: Ministries of Industry, Industrial SMEs, Private Sector, SEZs coordination bodies and Investment Promotion Agencies.

Participating Organization

Fund for African Private Sector Assistance


IATI identifier 46002-P-Z1-KF0-056
Last Update 30 Nov 2022


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Geographic Location

Country Multinational
Coordinates Location Name
34.0133 -6.83255 Rabat
14.6937 -17.44406 Dakar
9.02497 38.7469 Addis Ababa