Project ID: 1275

China grants $150,000 USD for a Kenya Ministry of Finance computer program (Linked to ETCA #85159)

Commitment amount

$ 181294.9733

Constant 2017 USD

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

China Ministry of Commerce [Government Agency]

Recipient

Kenya

Sector

Government and civil society (Code: 150)

Flow type

Grant

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Pipeline: Commitment (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2010

Description

On January 6, 2010, a Chinese government official signed an economic and technical cooperation agreement (ETCA #85159) granting $7.3 million USD (551 million Ksh) to the Government of Kenya. According to a US Embassy cable published by the Guardian, $150,000 USD (11 million Ksh) of this ETCA was allocated towards a computer program for the Kenya Ministry of Finance. All other project details are unknown.

Number of official sources

1

Number of unofficial sources

2

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Kenya Ministry of Finance (AKA National Treasury) [Government Agency]