Independent Verification in Results-Based Financing

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With pressure for greater accountability and value for money in public budgets, widening the use of results-based financing (RBF) and setting up adequate independent mechanisms to verify results is becoming increasingly important. In January 2012, the World Bank launched…

Date: 2012

Type: OBApproaches

Tags: Other, Independent Verification

Strengthening Fiscal Transfers in Indonesia Using an Output-Based Approach

In 2010, the World Bank approved a US$220 million loan for a Local Government and Decentralization project in Indonesia. The project aims to improve the accountability and reporting of the central government’s Specific Purpose Grants (DAK). Piloted in four infrastructure sub-sectors—irrigation,…

Date: 2011

Type: OBApproaches

Tags: Independent Verification , Other

La ayuda en función de los resultados en el sector del agua y saneamiento: La experiencia hasta ahora

La ayuda en función de los resultados (OBA, por su sigla en inglés) se viene empleando desde comienzos de la década de 2000 para prestar servicios sociales y de infraestructura básicos a los pobres, a menudo a través de alianzas público-privadas.

Dada la limitada experiencia en OBA en el…

Date: 2010

Type: OBApproaches

Tags: Other

A Snapshot of the OBA Universe

Development practitioners 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.

Output-Based Aid (OBA) is a resultsbased instrument…

Date: 2010

Type: OBApproaches

Tags: Other

Pleins feux sur l'aide basée sur les résultats (OBA)

Les spécialistes du développement sont très conscients de la nécessité de trouver des moyens plus efficaces d’améliorer les conditions de vie de base des pauvres, les approches habituellement suivies pour apporter une aide publique n’ayant pas toujours donné les résultats escomptés.

L’…

Date: 2010

Type: OBApproaches

Tags: Other

لمحة سريعة عن نهج المعونات المرتبطة بالنواتج (OBA)

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يعي العاملون في مجال التنمية تماماً ضرورة إيجاد سبل أكثر فعالية لتحسين الظروف المعيشية وإتاحة الخدمات الأساسية للفقراء، إذ لا تؤدي النُهُج التقليدية لتقديم الدعم لكافة المواطنين دائماً إلى تحقيق النتائج المرجوة منها. ونهج المعونات المرتبطة بالنواتج (نهج المعونات) هو أداة تركز…

Date: 2010

Type: OBApproaches

Tags: Other

Una mirada al universo de la ayuda en función de los resultados (OBA)

En vista de que los mecanismos tradicionales de subsidio público no siempre han tenido los resultados previstos, los expertos en desarrollo están muy conscientes de la necesidad de encontrar formas más eficaces de mejorar las condiciones de vida de los pobres.

La ayuda en función de los…

Date: 2010

Type: OBApproaches

Tags: Other

Targeting Subsidies Through Output-Based Aid

Output-based aid (OBA), or performance-based grants, can be used to help target services to the poor. Under OBA schemes, service providers are compensated only after delivery of a specified output, such as water connections, to a targeted beneficiary. In most cases that targeted beneficiary…

Date: 2008

Type: OBApproaches

Tags: Other

Estimating the Fiscal Risks and Costs of Output-Based Payments

Output-based payments are an important tool of government policy. Sometimes governments offer “output-based aid” to subsidize services sold to households. Guatemala and Mozambique, for example, subsidize new electricity connections, while Paraguay is piloting a program to subsidize new water…

Date: 2005

Type: OBApproaches

Tags: Other

Output-based Aid in the Chad: Using Performance-Based Contracts to Improve Roads

Despite Chad's recent debut as an oil exporter, its people rank among the world's poorest. Large parts of the country are left in extreme isolation by the lack of a backbone road network that is passable year-round. To tackle the poor internal integration, the government formulated the National…

Date: 2005

Type: OBApproaches

Tags: Other, Urban Transport

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