The World Bank will allocate $ 22.43 million to Moldova for the implementation of the project "Modernization of government services».
This includes a financing agreement with the International Development Association and a loan agreement with the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, which Moldova signed on November 28, 2017, and now the government has approved their ratification. Both organizations are part of the World Bank Group. Thus, the International Development Association will give Moldova a loan of $ 15 million, and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - $ 5 million. Another $ 2.43 million will be allocated by these structures to carry out activities related to the implimentation of the project. The project "Modernization of government services" provides for a multidimensional approach to efforts to modernize public services and is aimed at optimizing the operational processes for providing them. In particular, it provides for the exclusion of outdated public services or the consolidation of a number of services into one, improving the access of the population to public services at the local level through digital channels, reducing the number of documents required for the provision of public services, as well as the time of their provision, the use of transparent and fair tariffs , improving the quality of public services, etc. The project implementation deadline is June 3, 2023. Prime Minister Pavel Filip stressed that modernization of public services implies, in addition to reengineering and digitization, a reduction in the number of services. // 11/01/2018 — InfoMarket.