|This Operational Policy statement was updated in March 2007 to reflect issuance of OP/BP 8.00, Rapid Response to Crises and Emergencies, dated March 2007. |
Note: OP 10.00 applies to specific investment loans, sector investment and maintenance loans, and financial intermediary loans. It also applies (with some differences) to technical assistance loans; see OP/BP 8.40, Technical Assistance.
OP and BP 10.00 replace OD 9.00, Processing of Investment Lending, Circular Op 4/83, Format and Content of SARs; OMS 3.04, Format and Content of Staff Appraisal Reports; and the following Operational Memoranda: Board Presentations, 2/27/84, and Regional Loan Committees for Investment Operations, 8/10/92. The statements also draw on Implementation of the Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Board Procedures(R92-178), October 20, 1992; Portfolio Management: Next Steps-- A Program of Actions (R93-125), June 16, 1993; BP 17.50, Disclosure of Operational Information; Circular Op 4/80, SDR Denomination of IDA Credits: Changes in PRs, SARs, and Legal Documents; OPN 1.02, Presentational Conventions in Staff Appraisal Reports; OPN 3.02, Guidelines for Presentation of Financial Analysis in Staff Appraisal Reports; OPN 3.11, Project Cost Estimates and Contingency Allowances; OPN 4.04, Presentation of Consultants' Costs in President's Reports and Staff Appraisal Reports; and the following Operational Memoranda: SDR Denomination of IDA Credits, 3/31/82; IBRD/IFC Coordination in Oil and Gas Operations, 11/15/84; Bank Investment in Steel, 3/18/87; Board Attendance of Senior Operations Managers, 3/14/89; Tranching in Loans/Credits for Investment Projects, 3/9/90; Resource Management Issues, 2/28/91; Revisions in Operational Instructions, 11/26/91; Processing of Loan Documents, 12/9/91; Procedures for Processing of Loan Documents, 1/6/92;> Provision of Legal Services, 1/31/92; Implementation of Board Procedures Report, 10/8/92; Changes in Board Procedures, 11/11/92; New Board Procedures, 12/29/92; Revisions in Operational Instructions, 1/7/93; Board Distribution of Country Assistance Strategy (CAS) Documents, 1/8/93; Loan Committee Procedures, 1/26/93; Poverty Category of Operations, 2/22/93; Board Procedures, 3/30/93; IBRD Single Currency Loans, 6/10/93; Poverty Category of Operations: Reminder, 7/20/93; Engagement of Lawyers/Legal Consultants, 8/17/93; Preparation of Implementation Plans, 9/17/93; Implementation of Board Procedures, 11/12/93; Cover Sheet for Transmitting Investment/Adjustment Package, 2/4/94; Project Information Documents: Reminder, 2/4/94; and Features of the CAS Document, 4/20/94. The statements are complemented by Regional procedures. Questions may be addressed to email@example.com.