World Bank approves $400 million grant to Ethiopia

(i) To expand the urban productive safety net by providing public works and livelihood support to selected urban poor households, including refugees;

(ii) To provide a first work experience for disadvantaged urban youth and support reforms in job search services;

 (iii) To expanding direct income support; and (iv) to support institutional strengthening.

The letter also stated that the project is structured under five components, namely:

(I) expand the urban productive safety net to improve the urban environment;

(ii) Foster urban youth employment;

(iii) Strengthen social assistance and services for the urban poor and destitute;

(iv) Institutional strengthening, project management and monitoring and evaluation; and (v) contingent emergency response.

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