Guatemala: Third Broad-based Growth Development Policy Loan (GT DPL III)

August 2, 2007

IBRD LOAN: US$100 million
TERMS: Grace = 5 years; Maturity = 17 years
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The objective of this loan is to support Guatemala’s progress in promoting more equitable, broad-based growth. Given the design of the Bank’s CAS and the DPL series within the Government’s own development plan, there is strong client ownership of the DPL agenda, namely: promoting equitable growth and strengthening the investment climate; enhancing capacity for increased public spending in priority sectors; improving public expenditure transparency and management.

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