GOVERNMENT FOCAL POINT:

Iulai Lavea | Chief Executive Officer | Ministry of Finance | iulai.lavea@mof.gov.ws 

MDB FOCAL POINTS (country level):

ADB:
Anne Witheford | Public Management Specialist | awitheford@adb.org

IFC:
Marcos Vaena | Operations Officer | mvaena@ifc.org

WB:
Sam Wedderburn | Sr. Natural Resources Management Specialist | swedderburn@worldbank.org 

COUNTRY MISSIONS:


First Joint Mission : June 3-11, 2010
Completion Report

Second Joint Mission: January 31 - February 11, 2011
Terms of Reference

INVESTMENT PLAN:

Samoa - Strategic Program for Climate Resilience (SPCR) | Letter of Submission
Endorsed by the Sub-Committee on April 1, 2011 (Decision)
Endorsement Letter (April 19, 2011)

Comments from the Sub-Committee:
Germany (March 24, 2011)
Japan (March 30, 2011)

Investment Plan Preparation Grant (IPPG) - Phase I
Investment Plan Preparation Grant Proposal | Proposed Decision
Approved on October 20, 2010 (Approved Decision)

Comments from the Sub-Committee:
Jamaica (October 13, 2010)
Australia (October 13, 2010)
United Kingdom (October 13, 2010)
United Kingdom (October 15, 2010)

PROJECTS:

Enhancing the Climate Resilience of Coastal Resources and Communities
Project Details
Cover Note | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Letter from the Government of Samoa | Concept Note for the Use of Additional PPCR Resources | Proposed Decision
Approval on October 1, 2013 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s): 
USD 14.6 million (grant funding)
USD 400,000 (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (September 27, 2013)
Germany and Spain (September 30, 2013)
United States (September 30, 2013)
Australia (October 2, 2013)
Australia (October 4, 2013)
IBRD Response to Australia (October 4, 2013)

Project Preparation Grant 
Project Preparation Grant Proposal (Page 73) | Proposed Decision
Approved on March 29, 2011
Approved amount(s):
USD 400,000 (PPG)

Enhancing Climate Resilience for West Coast Road Project
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on October 17, 2012 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 14.8 million (grant funding)
USD 805,000 (MPIS Second tranche)

Comments and Responses:
Australia (October 16, 2012)
Germany (October 16, 2012)
Japan (October 17, 2012)
IBRD and Government of Samoa Response to Australia, Germany, and Japan (January 14, 2012)

Project Preparation Grant
Project Preparation Grant Proposal (Page 70) | Proposed Decision
Approved on March 29, 2011
Approved amount(s):
USD 200,000 (PPG)

*Also see Pacific Region's PPCR Programming