9780821381885

Output-Based Aid : A Compilation of Lessions Learned and Best Practice Guidance

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  • ISBN13:

    9780821381885

  • ISBN10:

    0821381881

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2010-02-12
  • Publisher: World Bank

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Summary

Developing country governments and the development aid community are acutely aware of the need to find more effective ways to improve basic living conditions for the poor, as traditional approaches of delivering public support have not always led to the results intended. "Results-based financing"(RBF) instruments, which tie the disbursement of public funding to the achievement of pre-agreed results, are now recognized as one important piece of the aid delivery puzzle. The aim of these instruments is to enhance the effectiveness of public funding.

Table of Contents

Forewordp. xi
Acknowledgmentsp. xiii
Abbreviationsp. xv
Introduction to Output-Based Aidp. 1
Output-Based Aid: Improving Access to Basic Services for the Poorp. 3
Defining Output-Based Aidp. 4
This Book: Analyzing the Performance of OBAp. 7
Notesp. 11
Snapshot of the OBA Universep. 13
Preliminary Evidence on the Effectiveness of OBAp. 15
Where Does the Funding Come From?p. 16
Variations to OBA Applicationsp. 18
Notesp. 22
OBA Review by Sectorp. 23
Information and Communication Technologyp. 25
Fundingp. 28
Targetingp. 30
Performance Riskp. 31
Private Sector Capital and Expertisep. 33
Monitoringp. 34
Notesp. 35
Roadsp. 37
Fundingp. 43
Targetingp. 44
Performance Riskp. 44
Private Sector Capital and Expertisep. 47
Monitoringp. 48
Notesp. 49
Energyp. 51
Off-Grid Systemsp. 53
Minigrid Systemsp. 56
Grid-Based Systemsp. 56
Fundingp. 57
Targetingp. 58
Performance Riskp. 60
Private Sector Capital and Expertisep. 63
Monitoringp. 64
Notep. 66
Water and Sanitationp. 67
Fundingp. 68
Targetingp. 69
Performance Riskp. 71
Private Sector Capital and Expertisep. 74
Monitoringp. 75
Notep. 77
Healthp. 79
Fundingp. 84
Targetingp. 85
Performance Riskp. 86
Private Sector Capital and Expertisep. 88
Monitoringp. 88
Notesp. 90
Educationp. 91
Fundingp. 92
Targetingp. 92
Performance Riskp. 94
Private Sector Capital and Expertisep. 94
Monitoringp. 96
Notep. 96
Cross-Cutting Lessonsp. 97
Cross-Cutting Lessons Learned: Challenges and Best Practicep. 99
Transparency: Explicit Targeting of Subsidies for the Poorp. 101
Accountability: Shifting Performance Risk to Providersp. 107
Private Sector Capital and Expertisep. 117
Innovation and Efficiencyp. 120
Sustainability, Tariffs, and the Enabling Environmentp. 125
Monitoring of Results in Traditional World Bank Projectsp. 130
Notesp. 133
Key Considerations for Moving Forwardp. 135
Notesp. 140
Appendix Output-Based Aid Projects in the World Bank Group, March 30, 2009p. 143
Referencesp. 159
Indexp. 165
Boxes
Applications of OBA Subsidy Design Mechanismsp. 18
Telecommunications Development Fund in Chilep. 26
Fund for Telephony Development in Guatemalap. 34
Argentina: Pilot Roads Maintenance and Sector Rehabilitation Projectp. 41
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