Africa – Great Lakes Trade Facilitation

September 25, 2015

IDA Grant and Credit: $79.0 million equivalent
IDA Credit: $34 million equivalent to the Democratic Republic of Congo
IDA Credit: $26 million equivalent to Rwanda
IDA Credit: $14 million equivalent to Uganda
IDA Grant: $5 million equivalent to the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa
Credit Terms: Maturity = 38 years; Grace = 6 years
Grant Terms: Maturity = 0 years; Grace = 0 years
Project ID: P151083

Project Description: The objective of this project is to help reduce the costs faced by traders, the majority of whom are small-scale and women traders, in the surrounding borders of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Rwanda and Uganda.

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