Strengthening Governance & Inclusion in Karnataka Panchayats Panchayati Raj Institution, Government of Karnataka

The objective of the project is to improve the inclusiveness of management of public resources and delivery of priority services to rural citizens in targeted areas.The project was built on the successes and lessons learnt from the experience of Karnataka Panchayat Strengthening Project (KPSP) by extending the project to include […]

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Strategy for Sustainable and Inclusive Tourism Growth in Mizoram

The purpose of this project was to outline a pathway to inclusive growth through tourism, through the preparation of a Strategy for Inclusive Tourism Development in Mizoram. This strategy aimed to unlock the state’s unique assets and contribute to address some key issues currently faced by the tourism sector in […]

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Strategy for Sustainable and Inclusive Tourism Growth in Madhya Pradesh

The Government of Madhya Pradesh has requested World Bank support in preparing a report to inform an overarching development strategy for the state. The objective of the report was to identify priority areas for policy action and reforms for ensuring sustained and inclusive growth towards becoming a middle-income state with […]

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Technical Assistance for Project Management Support to World Bank Portfolio Implementation

In 2012, the World Bank launched a new business line in India focused on Urban Revitalization and Inclusive Tourism Development. Since then, a fast-growing portfolio is being developed and implemented including two main groups of activities: (i) advisory and financial support to state level investment loans and (ii) policy and […]

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Uttarakhand Workforce Development Project

The Government of Uttarakhand (GoUK) is preparing the Uttarakhand Workforce Development Project (UKWDP), with support from the World Bank, which aims to improve the quality and relevance of skills training and increase the number of skilled workers in the State. The World Bank is supporting project preparation through providing technical […]

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Skills Strengthening for Industrial Value Enhancement Project (STRIVE), Government of India

This six year project aims at – improving and broadening apprenticeship training by incentivizing SME participation in apprenticeship training through grant funding of apprenticeship industry clusters; increasing performance of ITIs through performance-based grant funding for upgradation of selected ITIs; increasing state governments capacities to support ITIs through performance-based grant funding […]

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Bihar Pro-Poor Tourism Development Project

The objective of the consultancy is to support the design and implementation of proposed pro-poor/inclusive tourism development and urban revitalization projects and TAs financed by the World Bank in Bihar with a view to improve the living standards and quality of life of India’s historic cities; enhance the management of […]

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Making Iconic Places Swachh, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Government of India (GoI)

Under the Swachh Bharat Mission, it has been decided to undertake a special clean-up initiative focused on 100 iconic heritages, spiritual and cultural places in the country. The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation is the coordinating Ministry for this initiative, in association with the Ministry of Urban Development, Ministry […]

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Support to Pro-Poor Tourism Development Projects and Urban Revitalization Initiatives in INDIA

The WB is currently supporting the development of a series of technical assistances (TAs) and projects focused on pro-poor/inclusive tourism development and urban revitalization with a view to: Improve the living standards and quality of life of India’s historic cities; Enhance the management of the state’s tourist destinations and the […]

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Development of World Bank Strategy for Sustainable and Inclusive Tourism Growth in Rajasthan

Consultancy’s objective is to support in doing research of the policy, institutional and human capacity as well as major initiatives and sources of financing (state, central government, private investors, NGO’s, etc.) related to tourism development in Rajasthan. Work involves carrying out a rapid desk research and field consultations with key […]

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