Morocco - Identity and Targeting for Social Protection Project

March 10, 2017

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2017 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project:

Morocco - Identity and Targeting for Social Protection Project

IBRD Loan: US$ 100 million equivalent

Terms: Maturity 25 years, Grace 5 years

Project ID: P155198

Project Description: The project development objective is to expand coverage of a Unique Identifying Number (UIN) for the Moroccan population and foreign residents, and to improve targeting of Social Safety Nets (SSNs). The enhancement of identity and targeting systems will particularly benefit women by facilitating their access to social and financial services.

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