Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Nigeria.
The dare need for social and natural resource infrastructure services in rural areas and the increasing poverty in the country calls for a well thought out programme to address this.
The bulk of the funding is from the credit obtained from the World Bank with other contributions from the Federal, State, Local Government Councils and the benefiting communities. For Micro projects, the World Bank contributes 90 per cent of the cost of a micro project while the community brings the balance of 10 per cent which is in kind or cash.
CSDP is Community and Social Development Project (CSDP) is a World Bank assisted project and co-financed by the Federal and state governments.
Improvement of the standard of living of the common Nigerian, and the expansion of civilization with a bias for green energy.
For a community to participate in CSDP, the community must be in a Local Government Area of a state participating in the project. A state is eligible to participate if the state meets the under-listed criteria: