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Design and development of National Identification System in Jamaica
The objective of the Technical Cooperation is to support the development and design of a National Identification System in Jamaica that will provide a comprehensive and secure structure to capture and store personal identity (civil and biometric) information of all residents, and provide a national identification card for all. It will become the primary source for identity assurance and will provide a process to improve the governance and management in the delivery of security, social and economic programmes. The national identification card will be a prerequisite for: - Application for and granting of other official identity documents such as passports, drivers licensees. - Entry into commercial relationships such as opening a bank account etc. - Entry into educational institutions, other social benefits, health care etc.

Project Detail

Country

Jamaica

Project Number

JA-T1053

Approval Date

July 27, 2011

Project Status

Closed

Project Type

Technical Cooperation

Sector

REFORM / MODERNIZATION OF THE STATE

Subsector

REFORM AND PUBLIC SECTOR SUPPORT

Lending Instrument

-

Lending Instrument Code

-

Modality

-

Facility Type

-

Environmental Classification

Likely to cause minimal or no negative environmental and associated social impacts

Total Cost

USD 790,000.00

Country Counterpart Financing

USD 120,000.00

Original Amount Approved

USD 670,000.00

Financial Information
Operation Number Lending Type Reporting Currency Reporting Date Signed Date Fund Financial Instrument
ATN/KP-12842-JA Sovereign Guaranteed USD - United States Dollar Korea Poverty Reduction Fund Nonreimbursable
Operation Number ATN/KP-12842-JA
  • Lending Type: Sovereign Guaranteed
  • Reporting Currency: USD - United States Dollar
  • Reporting Date:
  • Signed Date:
  • Fund: Korea Poverty Reduction Fund
  • Financial Instrument: Nonreimbursable

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Implementation Phase
https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-320430248-57195
JA-T1053 [38915644].PDF
Published Aug. 05, 2014
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-320430248-57194
Revised Procurement Plan [38113442].XLS
Published Oct. 02, 2013
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-320430248-57193
NIDS Procurement Plan [38029454].xls
Published Jul. 02, 2014
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-459079320-39
National Identification System Procurement Plan [36638642].XLS
Published Jan. 20, 2012
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-2056220512-7537
Contract - Design and development of National Identification System in Jamaica.pdf
Published Apr. 07, 2020
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Preparation Phase
https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-320430248-57192
Design and Development of the National Identification System in Jamaica - KCP Proposal [36307821].PDF
Published Mar. 23, 2012
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-320430248-57191
Carta de Solicitud del Gobierno año 2010 [35167182].PDF
Published Mar. 14, 2016
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