The first South American country to join the OECD, Chile is one to the fastest growing Latin American economies. But despite making considerable progress in reducing poverty, inequality is still a massive challenge needing to be faced.
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Chile - Sustainable Land Management Project GEF Grant: US$ 5.9 million equivalent Project ID: P085621Project Description: The project’s objective is to help the poorest rural producers and i... Show More +ndigenous communities with environmentally sustainable land management, combating land degradation, desertification and climate change.Contact: Marcela Sanchez-Bender(202) 473-5863 firstname.lastname@example.orgFor more information, please visit here:http://www.worldbank.org/projects/P085621/chile-sustainable-land-management-project?lang=en Show Less -
IBRD Loan: $40 million Terms: Maturity = 8.5 years: Grace = 4.5Project ID: P111661 Project Description: The objective of the Third Tertiary Education Finance for Results project is to improve the... Show More + quality of university/college education by strengthening the link between the funding of these institutions and accountability for performance. Show Less -
IBRD Loan: US$30 millionTERMS: Maturity = 5.5 years; Grace = 3.5 yearsProject Description: This project aims to enhance Chile’s policy and institutional innovation framework for competitiveness and im... Show More +prove the impact of priority innovation programs. More specifically, the project’s objective is: (i) to strengthen the Ministry of Economy’s capacity on innovation and ensure its coherence with other policies for competitiveness; (ii) strengthen the National Commission For Scientific And Technological Research (CONICYT) and improve the coherence, quality and relevance of research funding policy in Chile; and (iii)stimulate technology transfer and the creation of new technology based enterprises through the Chilean Development Agency (Corporation for the Promotion of Production). Show Less -
IBRD LOAN: US$24.8 millionTERMS: Grace = 5 years; Maturity = 10 years.PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The further consolidation and expansion of Sistema de Información para la Gestión Financiera del Estado (SIGF... Show More +E) will continue to strengthen Chile’s public expenditure management, thus ensuring increased efficiency and transparency in the allocation and use of public resources. Moreover, by strengthening financial management at the municipal level, the project will help improve the effective utilization of municipal resources while promoting greater accountability. Show Less -
IBRD LOAN: US$ 30 millionTERMS: Grace Period= 5 years ; Maturity= 15 yearsOBJECTIVE: The over-all policy objective of the Development Policy Loan is to support the Government’s reform of the Ministry ... Show More +of Public Works by strengthening its planning functions; developing performance standards for contracts and concessions; improving project management;strengthening regulatory oversight of public works and private contracts; and embedding the organizational changes in appropriate legal and normative structure. This, in turn, is meant to contribute to the Government’s objectives of greater efficiency in the use of public resources; and increased transparency, competition and citizen participation in the contracting and concessioning of public works. Show Less -