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LOANS & CREDITS June 27, 2018

Lebanon - Creating Economic Opportunities in Support of the Lebanon National Jobs Program (Program-for-Results)

WASHINGTON, June 27, 2018 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project:

Lebanon - Creating Economic Opportunities in Support of the Lebanon National Jobs Program (Program-for-Results)

IBRD Loan: US$400 million equivalent (consisting of a concessional portion of US$70.1 million from the Global Concessional Financing Facility (GCFF) and a non-concessional portion of US$329.9 million)

Project ID: P163576

Loan maturity (non-concessional portion): 22 years – Grace period of 6 years

Project Description: The project will improve economic opportunities for Lebanese unemployed or inactive women and youth, Lebanese businesses, with the focus on small and medium enterprises and Syrian refugees.


Contacts

Ashraf Al-Saeed
(202) 473-1187
aalsaeed@worldbank.org
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