Project ID: 33

Chinese Government donates $120,000 and computers to the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP)

Commitment amount

$ 211611.99300000002

Constant 2017 USD

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Botswana

Sector

Education (Code: 110)

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

2006

Description

In September of 2006, while on a three-day visit to Botswana, Chinese officials allegedly pledged $120,000 and computers to the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP). According to an official Chinese source, four sets of Lenovo desktop computers were donated to Mapouka primary school for their 106th anniversary celebration.

Number of official sources

1

Number of unofficial sources

2

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Botswana Democratic Party [Other]