Chinese Government provides $39.9 million grant for Government Office Block Construction Project
Constant 2017 USD
Funding agency [Type]
China Ministry of Commerce [Government Agency]
Government and civil society (Code: 150)
Following a visit to Uganda by Wen Jiabao in 2006, the Chinese Government pledged to provide in grant funding the construction of a government office block. Then, in 2007, the Chinese Government committed $39,968,675 in grant funding. The project involved the construction of the Office of the President, Office of the Prime Minister, a conference hall, auxiliary facilities and a parking lot. The project began on November 1, 2008. Construction ended in August 2010 and the project was handed over in an official ceremony on January 12, 2012. Yanjian Group was the contractor responsible for project implementation. As of April 7, 2020, the Aid Management Platform (AMP) of the Government of Uganda's Ministry of Finance, Planning, and Economic Development recorded total disbursements through this grant as amounting to $25,384,213.04 (or 64% of the original grant commitment amount).
The Chinese project title is 乌干达政府办公楼项目正.
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Receiving agencies [Type]
Government of Uganda [Government Agency]
Implementing agencies [Type]
Yanjian Group Co., Ltd. [Private Sector]; Beijing Institute of Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd. (BIAD) [State-owned Company]