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Project Title:
Public-Private Partnerships and Public Investment Advisory Project
Grant Amount:
$53.2 million (ARTF grant: $33.2 million; IDA grant: $20 million)
Approval Date:
June 27, 2018
Closing Date:
June 28, 2023

Project Objective:

The objective of the Public-Private Partnerships and Public Investment Advisory Project for Afghanistan is to develop a pipeline of feasible private and publicly funded projects.

Program Summary

The Public-Private Partnerships and Public Investment Advisory Project has three components: (1) Strengthening institutional and technical capacity component will strengthen the capacity of relevant institutions and support development of a Public Investment Management - Public-Private Partnerships framework; (2) Infrastructure project preparation facility component will support establishment and operation of an Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility, including development of its governance structure, institutional roles and responsibilities; and (3) Project management component will support the operation of the Project Management Unit to carry out its monitoring, management, and implementation obligations under the project until it is mainstreamed into the Afghan civil service. 

The project is co-financed with $20 million IDA grant

EXPECTED RESULTS:

  1. Number of resource corridor related PPP/private investment contracts signed
  2. Value of resource corridor related PPP/private investment contracts signed
  3. Number of Afghan SMEs upgrading or forming new linkages with anchor PPP investors under the project.