Capacity Development in Project Design. Review of 2006 Investment Project Portfolio Mark Nelson World Bank Institute Capacity Development Unit. Background and Methodology. A period of intense review of capacity development in the World Bank and beyond
Review of 2006 Investment Project Portfolio
World Bank Institute
Capacity Development Unit
For this presentation, we are dealing only with 217 investment loans for which Project Assessment Documents are available.
N=190 N=101 N=89 N=19 N=8
N=173 N=85 N=88 N=100
Percentage of 217 investment projects
Examples of good practice?
Resolution of policy differences and process issues.
Coordinating government-wide reform
Change management, audits and reviews
Fertile Conditions for Capacity Growth
Intensive training and technical assistance
for civil service staffInstitutional Reform and Capacity Building in Kenya
Clear capacity objective with actions focused on constraints
Benchmarks, specific targets, engaged partners, accountability
Improving conditions for
teaching and learning
management and governance of
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