Program Objectives

Main Objectives
Wage employment
Food security
Financial Inclusion
Self-employment
Market access
Social services
Diversification
Women's Empowerment
Environmental Management
Productivity
Social Inclusion
Resilience
Program Development Objective(description)

To improve natural resource management in select districts to support sustainable livelihoods, and in the event of an eligible crisis or emergency, to provide immediate and effective response to the eligible crisis or emergency.

Program Components

TRANSFERS
COACHING
BUSINESS CAPITAL
FINANCIAL SERVICES FACILITATION
WAGE EMPLOYMENT FACILITATION
MARKET LINKS
SKILLS TRAINING
NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE
Average Program Duration for Program Beneficiaries
Under one year
Between one and three years
More than three years
Do Participants Access Components in a Specific Sequence?

Digitization

COMPONENTS DELIVERED DIGITALLY
TRANSFERS
COACHING
BUSINESS CAPITAL
FINANCIAL SERVICES FACILITATION
MARKET LINKS
SKILLS TRAINING

PARTICIPANT PROFILE

TARGETED POVERTY GROUPS

Poor

Extreme poor

Other vulnerable

PRIORITY VULNERABLE GROUPS

Women

Children

Elderly

People with disabilities

ELIGIBILITYCRITERIA

Sex

Poverty status

Physical condition

Having dependents

PARTICIPANT IDENTIFICATION METHODS

Geographic targeting

Community-based targeting

Basic Program Information

COUNTRY
Zambia
REGION
Sub-Saharan Africa
LEAD IMPLEMENTING AGENCY
Luapula, Muchinga, and northern provincial administrative authorities
TYPE LEAD
IMPLEMENTING AGENCY
Regional/district government
START DATE
END DATE
PRIMARY ENTRY POINT
Livelihoods and Jobs
P-CODE (WB PROGRAMS)
P164764
GLOBAL PRACTICE (WB PROGRAMS)
Environment, Natural Resources & the Blue Economy

Country Information

Lending Category (WB Only)
IDA
FCV Country (WB FY20 List)
No
TOTAL POPULATION (Million)

16.10

POVERTY HEADCOUNT (NPL)

54.40%

POVERTY HEADCOUNT ($1.90/DAYPPP2011)

57.76%

POVERTY HEADCOUNT (MPI)

51.66%

NO. ECONOMIC INCLUSION PROGRAMS IN THE COUNTRY

3

NO. BENEFICIARIES (DIRECT & INDIRECT) OF ECONOMIC INCLUSION PROGRAMS IN THE COUNTRY

438,102

PLANNED RESEARCH AND EVALUATION

EVALUATION/RESEARCH TYPES
IMPACT EVALUATION TOPICS
NAME RESEARCH PARTNERS
-
DATE WHEN RESULTS AVAILABLE
-
LINK TO PUBLISHED WORK
-

Program Coverage

DIRECT BENEFICIARIES

10,000

DIRECT & INDIRE CT BEN EFICIARIES

51,300

PERCENTAGE FEMALE BENEFICIARIES

1-25%

Percentage of country population
0.32%
Percentage of country population under the poverty line
0.59%
Area/s
Rural
Geographic coverage
Several states/regions

Institutional Arrangements

Organizations Involved In Implementation Providing Financing
National/central government
Regional/district government
Local/municipal government
Nongovernmental organization
Community
Financial Service Provider
World Bank
Multilateral organization (not WB)
Bilateral organization
Private sector organization

Community Engagement

Components Delivered Through Community
  • Business capital
  • Skills Training
  • Coaching
  • Financial services facilitation
  • Market Links
Community Structures Leveraged for Program delivery
  • Informal community groups
  • Formal community groups
  • Formalized producer organizations
  • Local governance group
Does the program create/strengthen community structures/groups?

Contact Us

Colin Andrews, Program Manager
peidp@worldbank.org

DNA: Does Not Apply; FY: Fiscal Year; FCV: Fragility, Conflict, and Violence; MPI: Multidimensional Poverty Index; NPL: National Poverty Line; N/A: Not available; WB: World Bank