Turkey: Sustainable Cities Project

December 20, 2016


WASHINGTON, December 20, 2016 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project:

Turkey: Sustainable Cities Project

IBRD Loan: EUR121.2 million (US$132.7 million equivalent)

Terms: Maturity = 30 years, Grace = 5 years

Project ID: P128605

Project Description: The project is the first in a series of projects aimed at improving economic, financial, environmental, and social sustainability of Turkish cities. Citizens will benefit from improved public transport, water and sanitation services, waste management, and energy services, as well as new jobs.

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