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Congo, Democratic Republic of - Urban Development Project : additional financing (English)

The objective of the Additional Financing for the Urban Development Project for Congo, Democratic Republic of is to improve access to basic services and strengthen urban and municipal management of the targeted cities. The additional credit will scale up the existing project, broaden its scope to include additional cities, and increase outcomes, including financing the costs associated with consolidating and strengthening the results of the UDP in the six current project cities, as well as (i) expanding the geographic reach of the project by adding three more project cities for a total of nine; (ii) revising the results framework to incorporate results from the additional financing (AF), with more expected beneficiaries and more cities implementing improved urban management practices; (iii) revising and simplifying the city performance evaluation mechanism to incorporate lessons learned and recommendations from the midterm review (as planned at appraisal); and (iv) strengthening the project implementation unit in the Ministry of Urban Planning and Housing, staffed by civil servants, by more closely involving representatives from other concerned ministries in project activities and providing targeted technical assistance.


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    Congo, Democratic Republic of - Urban Development Project : additional financing

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Congo, Democratic Republic of - Urban Development Project : additional financing (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.