37590-012: Enhancing Efficiency of Overseas Workers Remittances

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The purpose of theTA is to review the Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) remittance flows and identify constraints in the policy, regulatory and institutional framework that impact these flows. The TA will develop proposals to address the identified problems and constraints with the goal of (i) possibly increasing remittance volume; (ii) facilitating the shift from informal to formal remittance channels; and (iii) where applicable, encourage the use of remittance proceeds for sustainable ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 37590-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4185
Approval Date 26 Sep 2003
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Public Expenditure and Fiscal Management

 

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