World Bank Group

06/29/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/30/2020 06:26

Jordan - Jordan Education Reform Support Program-for-Results- Additional Financing

WASHINGTON, June 29, 2020 - The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project:

Jordan - Jordan Education Reform Support Program-for-Results- Additional Financing

IBRD Loan: US$100 million (a non-concessional portion of US$81.4 million [IBRD loan] and a concessional support of US$18.6 million from the Global Concessional Financing Facility [GCFF])

Project ID: P173091

IBRD Loan maturity: 35 years - Grace period of 4.5 years

Project Description: The project will expand access to early childhood education, and to improve student assessment and teaching and learning conditions for Jordanian children and Syrian refugee children.