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Published:
2013
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12192
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1253
This report aims to inform the Government of Lao on the necessary considerations and steps to take into account as it progresses in evaluating options for private sector investment and participation in its highway sector. Part one of the report provides a general overview of the economic, political and historical background that will influence the government’s decisionmaking process and affect the private sector’s willingness to ultimately participate i...
Countries
Lao PDR
Sector
roads and highways,Transport
Topic
Project Identification
Contributor
PPIAF
Published:
2011
Downloads:
9485
Views:
1204
A Continental Perspective
This study is a product of the Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD), a project designed to expand the world’s knowledge of physical infrastructure in Africa. The AICD provides a baseline against which future improvements in infrastructure services can be measured, making it possible to monitor the results achieved from donor support. It also offers a solid empirical foundation for prioritizing investments and designing policy reforms in Africa&rsqu...
Countries
Mozambique
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector
Published:
2011
Downloads:
8180
Views:
1179
A Continental Perspective
This study is a product of the Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD), a project designed to expand the world’s knowledge of physical infrastructure in Africa. The AICD provides a baseline against which future improvements in infrastructure services can be measured, making it possible to monitor the results achieved from donor support. It also offers a solid empirical foundation for prioritizing investments and designing policy reforms in Africa&rsqu...
Countries
Mali
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Published:
2016
Downloads:
1652
Views:
1147
A practitioner's guide to leveraging private investment
Regenerating Urban Land draws on the experience of eight case studies from around the world. The case studies outline various policy and financial instruments to attract private sector investment in urban regeneration of underutilized and unutilized areas and the requisite infrastructure improvements. In particular, each case study details the project cycle, from the scoping phase and determination of the initial amount of public sector investment, to implementation and subsequent leverage...
Countries
Argentina,Chile,India,Korea, Rep.,South Africa,United States,China
Contributor
World Bank Group (WBG),PPIAF
Sector
Municipal,Cities,urban regeneration,Tourism,Cities
Published:
2015
Downloads:
1593
Views:
1106
This report analyzes barriers to and opportunities for private sector participation in district heating (DH) in the Western Balkan countries of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, and Serbia, as well as in Mongolia and Ukraine. Specifically, the report analyzes the legal and regulatory frameworks for public-private partnerships (PPP) and for DH in each of the countries, including an overview of the primary and secondary legislation, PPP preparation and approval processes, institutiona...
Sector
district heating and cooling,power,energy,electricity,Municipal,Cities,Tourism,urban regeneration
Contributor
International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Published:
2011
Downloads:
7232
Views:
1066
A Continental Perspective
This study is a product of the Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD), a project designed to expand the world’s knowledge of physical infrastructure in Africa. The AICD provides a baseline against which future improvements in infrastructure services can be measured, making it possible to monitor the results achieved from donor support. It also offers a solid empirical foundation for prioritizing investments and designing policy reforms in Africa&rsqu...
Countries
Niger
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector
Published:
2011
Downloads:
1264
Views:
1028
A Continental Perspective
This study is a product of the Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD), a project designed to expand the world’s knowledge of physical infrastructure in Africa. The AICD provides a baseline against which future improvements in infrastructure services can be measured, making it possible to monitor the results achieved from donor support. It also offers a solid empirical foundation for prioritizing investments and designing policy reforms in Africa&rsqu...
Countries
Central African Republic
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector
Published:
2016
Downloads:
2963
Views:
1018
In the mid-2000s, a pioneering contract for privately operated water service in sections of Hubballi-Dharwad, Belagavi and Kalaburagi cities proved that 24/7 water service was possible in India. Until then, despite the availability of enough water, residents in the majority of Indian cities received water for only a couple of hours a day due to poor management, system leaks, and financial problems of utilities. That initiative, financed as part of a World Bank project, also showed that it ...
Countries
India
Contributor
PPIAF
Sector
Urban water utilities,water,Municipal,Cities
Topic
water
Published:
2014
Downloads:
12326
Views:
949
Experience with PPPs to date in the Caribbean has been mixed. PPPs are not new in the region, having been used to deliver new or improved roads, ports, airports, bulk water treatment facilities, and electricity generation plants. Many PPP projects have operated successfully for years, delivering high-quality infrastructure facilities. Others have faced challenges. In many cases, the complexity of the PPP development and implementation process has meant long delays in delivering projects; o...
Countries
Antigua and Barbuda,Dominica,Dominican Republic,Grenada,Haiti,Jamaica,St. Kitts and Nevis,St. Lucia,Suriname,St. Vincent and the Grenadines,Trinidad and Tobago
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Topic
Governance ,Funding
Published:
2016
Downloads:
4592
Views:
931
This brochure gives an update on the PPIAF's program on PPPs Institutional Capacity Building in the UEMOA Region. The initiative aimed at will help create an institutional architecture enabling the development of regional and national Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) projects and programs over the next decade. This program is a joint initiative of the World Bank, Agence Française de Développement (AFD) and PPIAF.
Countries
Benin,Mali,Senegal,Togo,Guinea,Côte d'Ivoire
Contributor
PPIAF
Sector
Multi-sector
Published:
2016
Downloads:
48678
Views:
890
La version française du Guide de référence des partenariats public-privés (PPP) présente une vue d’ensemble de la diversité des approches et des expériences dans la mise en oeuvre des PPP. Le Guide permet d’accéder au corpus de connaissances sur les PPP, construit à la fois par ceux qui les pratiquent dans les gouvernements, le secteur privé, les institutions internationales, et par des universitaires. Cette ...
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector
Published:
2018
Downloads:
21932
Views:
890
Assessing government capability to prepare, procure and manage PPPs
Procuring Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships 2018 is designed to help governments improve their PPP regulatory quality. By benchmarking the regulatory frameworks of economies around the world against internationally recognized good practices in procuring PPPs, this assessment identifies areas for improvement in the preparation, procurement, and management of PPPs. Building on the success of Benchmarking Public-Private Partnership Procurement 2017, this...
Contributor
PPIAF,Government of Australia,World Bank Group (WBG),African Legal Support Facility,Global Infrastructure Hub (GIH)
Topic
Procurement
Published:
2011
Downloads:
3385
Views:
879
A Continental Perspective
This study is a product of the Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD), a project designed to expand the world’s knowledge of physical infrastructure in Africa. The AICD provides a baseline against which future improvements in infrastructure services can be measured, making it possible to monitor the results achieved from donor support. It also offers a solid empirical foundation for prioritizing investments and designing policy reforms in Africa&rsqu...
Countries
Malawi
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector
Published:
2011
Downloads:
7563
Views:
879
A Continental Perspective
This study is a product of the Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD), a project designed to expand the world’s knowledge of physical infrastructure in Africa. The AICD provides a baseline against which future improvements in infrastructure services can be measured, making it possible to monitor the results achieved from donor support. It also offers a solid empirical foundation for prioritizing investments and designing policy reforms in Africa&rsqu...
Countries
Kenya
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector
Published:
2007
Downloads:
2551
Views:
875
This toolkit is designed to help government officials and policy makers evaluate existing and alternative urban bus systems in developing and transitional countries. It offers practical advice to enact fundamental system reforms.
Contributor
PPIAF
Sector
Transport
Topic
Regulation,Governance ,Capacity Building
Published:
2011
Downloads:
6590
Views:
870
A Continental Perspective
This study is a product of the Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD), a project designed to expand the world’s knowledge of physical infrastructure in Africa. The AICD provides a baseline against which future improvements in infrastructure services can be measured, making it possible to monitor the results achieved from donor support. It also offers a solid empirical foundation for prioritizing investments and designing policy reforms in Africa&rsqu...
Countries
Sierra Leone
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector
Published:
2015
Downloads:
8244
Views:
846
A Pilot in 10 Economies
The Benchmarking Public-Private Partnerships Procurement 2015 report aims to support and enhance the decisions that feed into policy-making by highlighting key aspects of a country’s PPP legal and regulatory framework. The project that the report is based on follows the successful approach undertaken by the World Bank Global Indicators Group, which, with its Doing Business project, has a recognized track record of measuring a country’s laws and regulations and leverag...
Countries
Colombia,Ghana,Kenya,Cameroon,Nigeria,Peru,South Africa,Tanzania,Tunisia,Egypt, Arab Rep.
Contributor
World Bank Group (WBG)
Topic
Procurement
Published:
2011
Downloads:
6626
Views:
845
A Continental Perspective
This study is a product of the Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD), a project designed to expand the world’s knowledge of physical infrastructure in Africa. The AICD provides a baseline against which future improvements in infrastructure services can be measured, making it possible to monitor the results achieved from donor support. It also offers a solid empirical foundation for prioritizing investments and designing policy reforms in Africa’s infras...
Countries
Senegal
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector
Published:
2007
Downloads:
6272
Views:
842
Upstream policy reforms kick-start one of the world’s largest concession programs
Over a two-year period, beginning in late 2004, the Nigerian federal government implemented one of the most ambitious port concessioning programs ever attempted. The success of this program resulted from the government’s vision and decisiveness, as well as the need to remedy massive shortcomings in the sector, which were sharply inhibiting economic development. But the program also benefited strongly from policy reform recommendations made by PPIAF-funded consultants in 2002. The rol...
Countries
Nigeria
Sector
Transport,Ports
Contributor
PPIAF
Published:
2014
Downloads:
4380
Views:
820
Based on the publication on Fostering the Development of Greenfield Mining-Related Transport Infrastructure, this short brief note reviews the critical factors that need to be considered when designing third-party financed shared use transport mining infrastructure.
Contributor
PPIAF,International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Topic
Fiscal Management,Financing
Published:
2009
Downloads:
5470
Views:
789
The Toolkit is a reference guide for public authorities in developing countries for the development of PPP (public-private partnership) programs in the highways sector, particularly in assisting in PPP policy development, project preparation and the sourcing and monitoring of external expertise. It provides guidance in the definition of strategy and policy for PPP, the characteristics of PPP projects and the stages for their preparation. Module 4, "Laws & Contracts"...
Topic
Expiration and Handover,Procurement,Monitoring,Project Identification,PPP Institutional Framework,PPP Legal Framework,PPP Policy
Contributor
PPIAF
Sector
roads and highways,Transport,roads and highways
Published:
2010
Downloads:
17928
Views:
787
This book addresses the growing worldwide interest in the use of light rail metro transit (LRMT) schemes to provide urban transport solutions and reviews the potential use of public-private partnership (PPP), or private-public participation, models to support LRMT schemes. This work, funded by the World Bank and the Public-Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility, is based on extensive industry consultation and the development of case studies from recent major LRMT schemes, all involv...
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Transport,light rail and metro,Municipal,Cities,urban transport,Rail,light rail and metro
Topic
Procurement,Project Appraisal,Bid Evaluation
Published:
2006
Downloads:
6333
Views:
783
One of the major issues affecting water utilities in the developing world is the considerable difference between the amount of water put into the distribution system and the amount of water billed to consumers (also called “non-revenue water” [NRW]). High levels of NRW reflect huge volumes of water being lost through leaks, not being invoiced to customers, or both.In this report, a number of case studies, taken from some of the largest and most recent performance-based NRW cont...
Topic
Financing
Contributor
PPIAF
Published:
2011
Downloads:
1702
Views:
782
A Continental Perspective
This study is a product of the Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD), a project designed to expand the world’s knowledge of physical infrastructure in Africa. The AICD provides a baseline against which future improvements in infrastructure services can be measured, making it possible to monitor the results achieved from donor support. It also offers a solid empirical foundation for prioritizing investments and designing policy reforms in Africa&rsqu...
Countries
Congo, Rep.
Contributor
PPIAF,World Bank Group (WBG)
Sector
Multi-sector
Published:
2015
Downloads:
1500
Views:
771
This volume contains detailed studies on the disclosure policy and practice of public-private partnerships (PPPs) in 13 jurisdictions. The jurisdictions were studied as part of the research and analysis carried out under the Disclosure in PPP Project jointly implemented by the World Bank Group Public-Private Partnerships Cross-Cutting Solution Area (WBG PPP CCSA), the Governance Global Practice (GGP), Construction Sector Transparency Initiative (COST), and Public-Private Infrastructure Adv...
Countries
Australia,Canada,Chile,Colombia,Honduras,India,Kenya,South Africa,Philippines,United Kingdom
Contributor
World Bank Group (WBG)
Topic
PPP Legal Framework,Disclosure,Governance