Active Portfolio Investment Projects
- Project Title:
- Afghanistan Resource Corridors - Project Preparation Grant
- Grant Amount:
- Approval Date:
- 29-May- 2013
- Closing Date:
The Project Development Objective is to prepare a platform of “hard” and “soft” infrastructure that will enable Afghanistan to derive broader economic benefits from the development of its extractive industries.
The Afghanistan Resource Corridors Project aims to: (a) support the accelerated realization of private sector anchor investments in the resources sector, and (B) leverage those investments for broader benefits, through: (i) preparing incremental investments that can create public goods; and (ii) investing in soft infrastructure that builds the capabilities of national and local firms, communities and job seekers to benefit from the resource sector.
- ID cluster Secretariat established, demonstrating its ability to effectively coordinate the review process of ID cluster NPPs.
- Resource Corridor Secretariat has initiated the required preparatory work (Elaboration of Terms of References, launch of procurement process) for the project components for which it is responsible.