China: Rural Migrant Skills Development and Employment Project

June 24, 2008

IBRD Loan: US$50 million

TERMS: Maturity =17 Years; Grace Period = 4 Years


Program Description: This project aims to support the transition of rural workers to urban areas to access better employment opportunities that improve their incomes and working conditions. This objective will be achieved by: (i) improving the access of rural workers to skills development opportunities, (ii)reducing the cost of their job search through access to enhanced employment services, and (iii)removing the worst excesses of their transition through strengthened worker protections.


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In Beijing
Li Li
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