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Project Fact Sheet for EE/MOZ/08/001

Project / Programme Title
Business Environment Support and Trade Facilitation Project- (BESTF)
Brief Project Description
The project on “Business Environment Support and Trade Facilitation- BESTF” which will be implemented under the overall supervision of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization- UNIDO in collaboration with International Trade Centre- ITC and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development- UNCTAD. The objective of the BESTF project is the promotion of a favorable business environment for investment through the strengthening of selected national institutions involved in this area, in order that Mozambique can fully enjoy the benefits of trade liberalization. The project has three components, namely: (i) Quality promotion: Strengthening of the National Quality Institute- INNOQ in its task of providing quality services in the fields of metrology, standardization and certification. This component will be executed by UNIDO. ( 2.67 mi Euro) (ii) The provision of services and information on Trade: Strengthening of the Institute for Export Promotion- IPEX in its task of advising exporters and investors on availability, access and quality of services. This component will be executed by the International Trade Centre- ITC; ( 0.71 Mi Euro) (iii) Facilitation of Trade: Along the Customs Services, promote measures to reduce the time and costs associated with the import and export operations. This component will be executed by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development- UNCTAD. ( 0.86 mi Euro)
Donor
UNIDO
Donor Agency / UN Agency
Government Counterparts
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Project Information

Project Status
Ongoing
Mozambican Project Number
Fonte de Recurso
Actual Start - End
2008-05-29 / 2011-05-29
Planned Start - End
n/a / n/a
Date of Signature of MoU/Contract
n/a
National / Regional
National 
Type of Implementation
 
Project Contact Person
Steven Dils | 21 481 449 | office.mozambique@unido.org 
Project Internet Link
 
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Funding Information

Aid Modality
Free standing technical Cooperation
Currency
USD
Type of Funding
Grant
On/Off Budget
Off Budget
On/Off Treasury
Off Treasury
Funding Totals
Disbursements
912,000 EUR
Commitments
7,858,970 EUR
Undisbursed
6,946,970 EUR
Funding 2008
Disbursements
820,800 EUR
Commitments
7,073,073 EUR
Disbursements 1st Quarter
0 EUR
Disbursements 2nd Quarter
0 EUR
Disbursements 3rd Quarter
410,400 EUR
Disbursements 4th Quarter
410,400 EUR
Funding Forecast 2010
Disbursements
2,520,000 EUR
Commitments
0 EUR
Funding Forecast 2011
Disbursements
1,548,000 EUR
Commitments
0 EUR

Classification

Channel of Delivery
  • UNIT EXPORT
Sectors
100.0%
25000 Business And Other Services
25010 Business support services and institutions
MDGs
  • Poverty
  • Global Partnership
Focal Regions
National