Colombia Eligible for Global Concessional Financing Facility Support for Inflows of Venezuelan Nationals and Hosting Communities

WASHINGTON, January 24, 2019 — The Global Concessional Financing Facility (GCFF), through the World Bank as its administrative secretariat, announced today the eligibility of Colombia for concessional funding to respond to the needs of more than one million Venezuelans, who have entered the country since 2017 fleeing an ongoing crisis at home.  Read More

Jordan West Irbid Wastewater Project

Jordan West Irbid Wastewater Project Implementation Support Agency:EBRD Loan Amount: $48.2 million GCFF Concessionality Amount: $2.5 million The goal of this loan program is to strengthen Jordan’s resilience to the Syrian refugee crisis by addressing urgently needed rehabilitation of the wastewater treatment system in the north of Jordan, which hosts the largest number of Syrian…

Jordan Emergency Health Project

Jordan Emergency Health Project Implementation Support Agency: World Bank and Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Loan Amount: $115 million ($50 million World Bank, $100 million IsDB) Loan Amount Additional Financing (AF): $200 million GCFF Concessionality Amount: $34.9 million GCFF Concessionality Amount AF: $58.90 million The project has been extended until October 31, 2023 and received $200…

Lebanon Health Resilience Projects

Lebanon Health Resilience Projects The GCFF has built valuable partnerships that allow us to look at the bigger picture and lay the foundations for coping with the current crisis while continuing to grow and create opportunities for the longer term.” H.E. Ghassan Hasbani-Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Health Lebanon Implementation Support Agency: World…