South Sudan

12-Mar-2020

South Sudan - Technical Assistance for the Development of the Transport Sector - IPR April 2016

Mission date: From: 13 March 2016 To: 19 March 2016   South Sudan is in internal conflict since December 2013. The conflict has impacted the implementation of the project. Two components have recently started and the other two are at initial stages of procurement while the other one is withhold due to the conflict. Besides, capacity of the Executing Agency is weak.
12-Mar-2020

Multinational (Uganda & South Sudan) - Nyimur Multipurpose Water Resources Project Studies for Implementation – IPR March 2016

Mission date:  From: 03/02/2016 To: 09/02/2016   Based on the focus of the Project Coordination Team and the Implementing Agency, the project remains to achieve the Development Objective within its agreed timeframe and resources.
30-Jan-2020

Lamu Port South Sudan – Ethiopia Transport (LAPSSET) Corridor Project - Project Appraisal Report

Lamu Port South Sudan – Ethiopia Transport (LAPSSET) Corridor Project is an infrastructure project dedicated to interconnecting the East African countries of Kenya, Ethiopia and South Sudan. Kenya is spearheading the implementation of the LAPSSET Corridor Project. Completion of the LAPSSET Corridor Project will strengthen the position of the East African region as a gateway and transport – logistical hub.
15-Jan-2020

African Development Bank allocates €1.2 million to train policymakers in boosting mining revenues

The African Development Bank has allocated a €1.2 million grant to provide training to help resource-rich countries improve their mining revenues. The Bank’s Regional Development, Integration and Business Delivery Complex approved the first-of its kind grant from the Transitional Support Facility for the project on Financial Modelling for the Extractive Sector (FIMES) in December. The project will be implemented in Africa’s transitional countries from 2020 to 2022. The FIMES project will train policymakers responsible for the extractive sector to realise greater returns from natural...
22-Nov-2019

South Sudan: African Development Bank-financed upgraded Juba power distribution system comes onstream

The government of South Sudan on Thursday commissioned a $38 million upgraded power distribution system financed by the African Development Bank to restore reliable electricity supply to Juba’s central business district and boost suburban livelihoods. The Juba Power Distribution System Rehabilitation and Expansion Project is the first in a series of major energy sector interventions by the Bank to improve livelihoods and build resilience in South Sudan. As its counterpart contribution, the government provided land for the construction of five customer service centres. The project aims...
02-Oct-2019

GPN - Multinational - EAC Payment and Settlement Systems Integration Project (EAC-PSSIP): South Sudan

The East African Community (EAC) has received a Grant from the African Development Bank and African Development Fund to finance the EAC Payment and Settlement Systems Integration Project (EAC-PSSIP): South Sudan. The Protocol of Agreement amounting to Two Million Nine Hundred Thousand Units of Account (UA2,900,000) from African Development Fund (“the Fund”) and the Protocol of Agreement amounting to One Million Nine Hundred Thousand Units of Account (UA 1,900,000) from the Transition Support Facility (the “TSF”) were signed between the REPUBLIC OF SOUTH SUDAN (RSS), the EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY...
24-Sep-2019

Multinational - Say No to Famine: Short-Term Regional Emergency Response Project (STRERP)

The project’s direct food, water, fodder and medical assistance will provide relief to meet the immediate hunger and malnutrition needs faced by affected communities. It will also provide food for more ablebodied members of beneficiary households to engage in restoration and creation of community assets that will assist the targeted communities enhance livelihoods, build resilience against future shocks. Various training programs will empower the vulnerable households and communities to increase knowledge on health, hygiene/WASH and nutrition, food security and livelihoods, entrepreneurship...
24-Sep-2019

EOI - South Sudan - Project Accountant (PA)/Financial Management (FM) Expert - SWSIP Project

The Government of the Republic of South Sudan has received financing from the African Development Bank towards the cost of the Strategic Water & Sanitation Improvement Project (SWSIP). It is intended that part of the proceeds of this grant will be applied to eligible payments under the contracts for Individual Consultant - Project Accountant (PA)/Financial Management (FM) Expert.
20-Sep-2019

South Sudan: Bank approves $17.7 million for first education project

The Board of the African Development Bank approved a proposal for $17.7 million on 5 September, 2019 to finance the first social sector project in South Sudan since the Bank’s engagement in the country in 2012. The project will increase access to improved basic education for children in the Upper Nile, Unity, Jonglei and Eastern Equatoria states and regions. The project will improve access to primary education for 30,000 children through the rehabilitation and expansion of 35 primary schools, enhance the capacity of 2,000 teachers and rehabilitate two national teacher training institutes...
18-Sep-2019

South Sudan - Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project (SWSSIP) Approved - Project Appraisal Report

The objective of the Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project (SWSSIP) is to improve the quality and delivery of urban water supply services in Juba City, in Jubek State, within the Equatoria region and rural water supply and sanitation services to rural communities in Jubek State. The project cost is estimated at UA19.621million, of which UA8 million will be resources from Transition Support Facility (TSF) Pillar I window, UA8 million is from ADF PBA and UA 1.659 million (Euro 2 million) will be from the RWSSI Trust Fund, while UA 1.962 million will be in kind contribution...
16-Sep-2019

Eastern Africa Regional Integration Strategy Paper 2018 - 2022

The Bank Group Regional Integration Strategy Paper for Eastern Africa (EA RISP) 2018-2022 articulates strategic priorities and a corresponding indicative Operational program for the Bank’s support to regional economic integration in Eastern Africa. It has been prepared in the larger context of the Bank’s strategic direction and recent regional, continental and global developments. These developments include the adoption, in 2015, of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the African Union (AU) Agenda 2063, the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA), and the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA)...
13-Sep-2019

South Sudan - National Climate Change Profile

The Republic of South Sudan (henceforth, ‘South Sudan’, shown below in Figure 1-1) is a landlocked country in Northeastern Africa. South Sudan has a population of ~13,096,000 people and has a slow population growth rate of ~2.9% per year). The majority of the population is rural (~81.8%).
23-Aug-2019

African Development Bank’s water and sanitation project set to improve lives in South Sudan

The water tankers of Juba - more than a thousand of them - are a daily feature of the city and its environs, supplying much needed potable water for the residents, but at a higher cost, as overheads continue to rise, pushing up consumer charges. The lack of safe water means residents are also at risk to the spread of illnesses such as diarrhea and cholera, making children, especially, vulnerable to waterborne diseases, and worsening the already poor nutrition crisis. South Sudan is a country in crisis, following a political violence that has displaced millions of people and led to...
21-Aug-2019

GPN - South Sudan - Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project (SWSSIP)

The Government of the Republic of South Sudan (GRSS) has received a Grant from the African Development Fund to finance the Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project (SWSSIP). The principal objectives of this project are to improve the quality and delivery of urban water supply services in Juba City of Jubek State within the Equatoria region and Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Services to Rural Communities of Jubek State
02-Aug-2019

South Sudan - Regional Development Finance Institutions (ATI TDB)_Country Membership Programme - Project Completion Report

The main objective of the proposed intervention was to assist South Sudan (SS) with the required resources for its membership subscription to Regional Development Finance Institutions, namely the Trade and Development Bank (TDB) (previously known as PTA Bank) and the Africa Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) to allow greater underwritten insurance cover for the country’s private sector and socio-economic development. Based on the country’s market size and levels of trade, SS’s full membership allocation was calculated at USD 7.5 million for the ATI and USD 10.68 million for the TDB. In...
26-Jul-2019

African Development Bank helps to modernise South Sudan’s financial systems

The African Development Bank Board on 17th July 2019 approved $6.6 million funding to finance South Sudan’s payment and settlement systems integration project. The project is consistent with the Bank’s updated country strategy paper which concentrates on state building through capacity and infrastructure development. The project is also aligned with South Sudan’s National Development Strategy 2018-2021; the latter confirms the need to restore and maintain economic infrastructure.  The objective of the project is to modernise the payment systems in South Sudan in order to improve the...
23-Jul-2019

Multinational – East African Community Payment and Settlement Systems Integration Project (EAC-PSSIP) - Project Appraisal Report

The primary objective of the project is to modernize the payment systems in South Sudan in order to enhance the performance of their financial systems and promote regional integration. In this regard, the project will assist the South Sudan to develop and harmonize the payment systems with other in the five member countries of EAC community, thereby facilitating the process leading up to the launch of a monetary union in the Zone and stimulate increased economic and trade relations in the region. The improvement of the payment systems in South Sudan would also meet important national...
28-Jun-2019

EOI – Consultancy Services-Debt Policy Expert - Non-Oil Revenue Mobilisation And Accountability In South Sudan (NORMA-SS) Project

The government of the Republic ofSouth Sudan has received grantof UA7.58million from the African Development Bank towards the cost of Non-Oil Revenue Mobilization and Accountability in South Sudan (NORMA-SS) Project underthe implementation ofthe Ministry of Finance and Planning of the Government of the Republic ofSouth Sudan. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this grantwill be applied to eligible payments under the contract for hiring a Consultant (Debt PolicyExpert). The estimated duration of this consultancy service is ten (10) months and is expectedto commence in September2019
26-Jun-2019

EOI – Individual Consultants - Provision of individual civil engineering or architectural services in the general services and procurement department of the AFDB (CHGS)

The Government of South Sudan has received financing from the African Development Fund toward the cost of the Institutional Support to Good Governance and Capacity Building in Gender Equality and Women Empowerment Project, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for the provision of Grant Management Services for Potential Women Entrepreneurs Groups
26-Jun-2019

EOI – South Sudan - Provision of Grant Management Services for Potential Women Entrepreneurs Groups - Institutional support to good governace and capacity building in gender equality and women empowerment for inclusive growth (GEEM-IG) project

The Government of South Sudan has received financing from the African Development Fund toward the cost of the Institutional Support to Good Governance and Capacity Building in Gender Equality and Women Empowerment Project, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for the provision of Grant Management Services for Potential Women Entrepreneurs Groups.