Osun Participates In Planned CSDP And YESSO Joint Mission Of The World Bank

OSUN-OYES-Commandante-Retired-Col.-Eniibukun-OyewoleYouth Employment and Social Support Operation (YESSO) is a World Bank assisted program of the Federal Government of Nigeria.

The State of Osun is amongst other States of the Federation participating in the implementation of YESSO.

The support operation is in line with the World Bank and Nigeria’s commitment to poverty reduction by permitting the poor to access increased opportunities for youth employment and social service delivery.

YESSO is supporting existing institutions to help strengthen capacities for poverty alleviation.
Community and Social Development Project (CSDP) is also a World Bank assisted project aimed at improving access to services for Human Development.

The project is expected to have positive impact with respect to human development outcomes through the financing of social and economic common goods as well as upward and downward accountability between communities and Local Government Areas and State.

In line with the foregoing, the World Bank is coming to Osun for CDSP and YESSO joint supervision mission on the 18th and 19th of November 2015.

Mission objective is to support government on specific implementation and technical aspects related to on-going projects. This will include helping government in assessing progress on the agreed operation action plans in participating States.

The team is to be led by Dr Wale Oni from the World Bank and would be co-hosted by CSDP and YESSO.

‘Femi Ifaturoti
Coordinator, Osun YESSO
On behalf of CSDP and YESSO