WASHINGTON, July 31, 2020 – The World Bank’s Board of Directors approved today the following program:
IDA Credit: $200 million
Terms: Maturity = 30 years, Grace = 5 years
Project ID: P173399
Program description: The program will help Pakistan address school disruptions due to COVID-19 by accelerating virtual and distance learning opportunities for out-of-school children, particularly among disadvantaged communities. It helps strengthen coordination among federal and provincial authorities to generate new investments in traditional and alternative education programs to accelerate recovery.