Project details

Overview

Project title

Somalia Capacity Advancement, Livelihoods and Entrepreneurship, through Digital Uplift Project (SCALED-UP)

Early intelligence
14 Mar 2019
Action plan / Procurement plan
7 May 2019

Published

14 March 2019

Closing date

30 June 2023

Budget

 


Procurement type

Services, Supplies, Works

Reference

P168115

Funding Agency

WB - World Bank


Estimated duration

51 months


Countries

Somalia

The development objective of Capacity Advancement, Livelihoods and Entrepreneurship through Digital Uplift Project for Somalia is to support progress towards increased access to basic digital financial and government services targeting entrepreneurship and employment, particularly for women. This project has three components. 1) The first component, Strengthening Institutions, is focused on stabilizing core government functions enabling access to services for individuals and businesses. 2) The second component, Enabling Financial and Digital Services, focuses on increasing individuals’ and businesses’ access to services that expand economic opportunities and help restore resilience in a gender-sensitive manner. 3) The third component, Project Management and Coordination, aims to fund project management and coordination activities.

PROJECT AT-A-GLANCE
Project ID P168115
Country Somalia
Region Africa
Status Active
Approval Date (as of board presentation) March 7, 2019
Closing Date June 30, 2023
Total Project Cost** US$ 31.00 million
Commitment Amount US$ 18.00 million
Team Leader Thilasoni Benjamin Musuku, Axel Rifon Perez

Overview:
http://projects.worldbank.org/P168115/?lang=en&tab=documents&subTab=projectDocuments