8 April 2019

Public-Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility (PPIAF)

Written by World Bank
8 April 2019

Date of effectiveness: 1999

PPIAF is a catalyst for increasing private sector participation in emerging markets. PPIAF provides technical assistance and knowledge grants to governments to support the creation of a sound enabling environment for the provision of infrastructure services by the private sector. PPIAF's mission is to eliminate poverty and increase shared prosperity in developing countries by facilitating private sector involvement in infrastructure through the creation of a sound enabling environment. PPIAF accepts grant proposals that are in line with its mandate to support governments in creating and strengthening a sound enabling environment for private participation in infrastructure through the following types of activities:

  1. Framing infrastructure development strategies;
  2. Designing and implementing policy, regulatory, and institutional reforms;
  3. Organizing stakeholder consultation workshops
  4. Building government institutional capacity;
  5. Designing and implementing pioneering projects