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Reform of Poverty Alleviation Programs and Human Capital Development
The program's objectives are to improve the quality of social expenditures and increase equity in social spending against a decentralization backdrop, and to strengthen the social safety net protecting the poorest of the poor. This will be achieved by assuring adequate funding levels, modifying the system used to allocate resources via direct transfers and transfers delivered through social investment programs, promoting the use of a household identification system, optimizing school feeding and nutrition programs, and developing a system to monitor expenditure quality. As one way of bolstering the social safety net, the program will help reconfigure the A Trabajar Urbano temporary employment creation program to have it operate counter cyclically.

Project Detail

Country

Peru

Project Number

PE0247

Approval Date

December 8, 2004

Project Status

Closed

Project Type

Loan Operation

Sector

SOCIAL INVESTMENT

Subsector

SOCIAL INVESTMENT

Lending Instrument

Préstamo de Apoyo a Reformas de Política

Lending Instrument Code

PBL

Modality

PBL (Policy Based Loan)

Facility Type

-

Environmental Classification

-

Total Cost

USD 300,000,000.00

Country Counterpart Financing

USD 0.00

Original Amount Approved

USD 300,000,000.00

Financial Information
Operation Number Lending Type Reporting Currency Reporting Date Signed Date Fund Financial Instrument
1600/OC-PE Sovereign Guaranteed USD - United States Dollar Ordinary Capital Single Currency Facility
Operation Number 1600/OC-PE
  • Lending Type: Sovereign Guaranteed
  • Reporting Currency: USD - United States Dollar
  • Reporting Date:
  • Signed Date:
  • Fund: Ordinary Capital
  • Financial Instrument: Single Currency Facility

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Implementation Phase
https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-862165579-12148
Reforma de Programas de Superación de la Pobreza y Desarrollo de Capital Humano [434409].DOC
Published Dec. 31, 1999
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-862165579-12201
Reforma de Programas de Superación de la Pobreza y Desarrollo de Capital Humano [434408].DOC
Published Dec. 31, 1999
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-757439331-9516
Support for Reform of Poverty Alleviation and Human Capital Development Programs [461869].PDF
Published Dec. 31, 1999
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-757439331-9517
Apoyo a la reforma de los programas de superación de la pobreza y desarrollo de capital húmano [461871].PDF
Published Dec. 31, 1999
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Preparation Phase
https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-739664909-222
Reforma de los programas de superación de la pobreza y desarrollo de capital human [386083].PDF
Published Dec. 31, 1999
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