The World Bank pioneered global HIV and AIDS financing early in the emergency and remains committed to achieving Millennium Development Goal 6, to halt by 2015 and begin to reverse the spread of HIV and AIDS, through prevention, care, treatment, and mitigation services for those affected by HIV and AIDS.
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Ratings for the HIV/AIDS Prevention and
Control Project for Senegal were as follows: outcomes were
moderately satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was
low,... Show More + the Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and
the Borrower performance was also moderately satisfactory.
Some lessons learned included: Senegal demonstrates the
linkage between political leadership and technical
achievement, with leadership providing an impact for program
achievement, and program achievement providing a
justification for continued political commitment. In
contrast to other countries, where the banks flexibility and
willingness to support project initiatives and innovations
has been important in promoting this political/technical
linkage, evolving bank priorities and occasionally rigid
attitude in Senegal did not always allow the bank to
maximize its contribution to project achievements.
Government resolved resulted in part, as the project showed,
from establishing an overall national strategyapos;s the
basis for implementing a decentralized approach. Show Less -
Date: December 30, 2010
Document Type: Implementation Completion and Results Report