Jordan: Social Protection Enhancment Project

June 3, 2008

IBRD Loan: US$4 million
TERMS: Maturity = 20 Years; Grace Period = 5 Years
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: This project aims to improve the management and operations of the cash social assistance programs and to improve the access to and quality of social care services. The proposed project will be implemented through four components: (i) institutional strengthening and capacity building for development and implementation of social safety net programs; (ii) renewal of the National Aid Fund (NAF); (iii) improving quality, access to and relevance of social work and care services; and (iv) project management.

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