The Republic of Congo (hereinafter the Recipient) will implement the Republic Of Congo Covid-19
Emergency Response Project – Additional Financing (the Project), with the involvement of the following
ministries/agencies/units: Ministry of Health, Population, Promotion of Women and Integration of
Women in Development; the Regional Disease Surveillance Systems Enhancement Phase IV (REDISSE IV)
project implementation unit (REDISSE-PIU). International Development Association (hereinafter the
Association) has agreed to provide financing for the Project.
- The Recipient shall carry out the Project in accordance with the Environmental and Social Standards
(ESSs). To this end, this Environmental and Social Commitment Plan (ESCP) sets out material measures
and actions to be carried out or caused to be carried out by the Recipient, including the timeframes of
the actions and measures, institutional, staffing, training, monitoring and reporting arrangements,
grievance management and the environmental and social assessments and instruments to be prepared
or updated, disclosed, consulted, adopted and implemented under the ESCP and the ESSs, all in a
manner acceptable to the Association.