Project ID: 1595

Chinese Government provides $1.4 million grant for Kumasi Youth Center Construction Project

Commitment amount

$ 3037251.17

Constant 2017 USD

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Ghana

Sector

Other social infrastructure and services (Code: 160)

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

Completion (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2002

Implementation

2007

2007-05-08

Actual start

Completion

2008

2008-08-01

Actual

Description

On November 1, 2002, the Chinese Government and the Government of Ghana signed and exchange of letters on the Kumasi Youth Center Construction Project. The Chinese Government reportedly agreed to provide a $1.4 million grant for the construction of a Youth Center located in Ahinsan, a suburb of Kumasi. Then, on November 2, 2006, the Chinese Government signed a construction contract with Jiangsu Construction Company Ltd. for the implementation of the Kumasi Youth Center Construction Project. A groundbreaking ceremony took place began on May 8, 2007 and a project completion ceremony was held on August 1, 2008. The youth center was officially commissioned to provide counseling services in December 2008.

Additional details

The Chinese project title is 加纳库马西青年中心项目 or 我援加纳库马西青年中心项目.

Number of official sources

8

Number of unofficial sources

5

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Ghana [Government Agency]

Implementing agencies [Type]

China Jiangsu International [State-owned Company]