Duration: November 2021 - April 2022

Client & Donor: KfW

Location: Palestine 


    Project Description:

    German financial cooperation (FC), through KfW Development Bank (KfW) and under a Joint Financing Agreement (JFA) with other donors, co-finances a portion of the Development Budget of the Palestinian Education Sector Strategic Plan (ESSP). The JFA is implemented by the Palestinian Ministry of Education (MOE).

    As part of this, KFW intends to finance the development of an Environmental and Social Management Framework (ESMF) for the Ministry to provide guidance to project implementation staff, to authorities and local communities as well as to contractors and any other stakeholders participating in planning and implementation of the Project.


    Provided Services:

    ECO Consult provided key E&S services for the project to include:

    • Stakeholder Engagement Framework (SEF)
    • Environmental and Social Management Framework (ESMF)
    • Implementation of SEF and ESMF for 2 pilot projects in West Bank and Gaza
    • Legal Gap Analysis