Initial funding for the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF)
was obtained from the World Bank through the IBRD, in the form of a US$20
million loan. Loan Agreement No. 4088-JM signed on the 2nd of October 1996 effective
on January 6, 1997 with a closing date of March 31, 2001.
Currently, World Bank funding totals US$54.3 million. This is broken down in the following manner: