Republic of the Congo: Transparency and Governance Capacity Building Project

May 8, 2007

IDA GRANT: US$15 million
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The US$15 million grant is additional financing for an extension of the Transparency and Governance Capacity Building Project. The aim of the project is to enhance governance, transparency and effectiveness in public sector financial management, including the oil sector and this extension will ensure continued support by the Bank to the Government of Congo in the implementation of the HIPC Action Plan, which prioritizes governance, transparency and anti-corruption reforms.

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