FJS concludes the Systematic Country Diagnostic (SCD) consultation for the World Bank Group in Maldives
November 4, 2019
FJS concludes the Systematic Country Diagnostic (SCD) consultation for the World Bank Group in Maldives. The SCD is an evidence-based study which intends to inform the policy debate in Maldives and serve as an input to the World Bank Group’s program of engagement with the Government of Maldives. A number of focus group discussions were conducted engaging over 120 participants representing a wide spectrum of stakeholder groups, including government agencies, development partners, the private sector, civil society organizations, academia, the media and women, youth and citizen groups, in central, northern and southern region of Maldives. The consultation process also included implementing a structured survey to capture opinions of participants representing key stakeholder groups with regard to development needs and challenges of Maldives.