WASHINGTON, June 10, 2020 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project:
Jordan- Economic Opportunities for Jordanians and Syrian Refugees Program-for-Results Additional Financing
IDA Credit: US$100 million equivalent
Project ID: P171172
Project Description: This is an exceptional IDA allocation to Jordan reflecting a consensus that the scale and magnitude of the Syrian refugee crisis is such that the response requires a contribution from several financial sources, including a contribution from IDA18. The project aims to improve economic opportunities for Jordanians and Syrian refugees in Jordan.