Project ID: 742

Chinese Government provides a $4 million grant to pay civil servant salaries

Commitment amount

$ 6245740.405

Constant 2017 USD

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Guinea-Bissau

Sector

General budget support (Code: 510)

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

2007

Completion

2007

2007-06-14

Actual

Description

On January 3, 2007, the Chinese Government reportedly provided a $4 million grant to the Government of Guinea-Bissau to help pay the delayed salaries of public servants and thus help the Government of Guinea-Bissau overcome its budgetary difficulties (See: CSIS). Then, on June 14, 2007, another related agreement was signed by Guinea-Bissau’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Maria da Conceição Nobre Cabral, and by China’s Ambassador to Guinea-Bissau, Yan Ban Ghua (See: Macau Hub).

Additional details

Some sources say that this agreement was signed on January 3, 2007, while others say it was signed on June 14, 2007.

Number of official sources

0

Number of unofficial sources

7

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Guinea-Bissau [Government Agency]