The Jamaica Social Investment Fund is funded by soft loans
and grants from regional and international funding agencies. JSIF’s major source
of funding is the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (World
Bank). The GOJ is also an equally important source of funding for the JSIF as it
has been instrumental in negotiating loans and grants with regional and
international agencies and providing counterpart funding for these agreements.
As of February 23, 2011, the GOJ has provided JM$ 2, 612297, 442.00 towards the financing of sub projects and administrative expenditure.
also contribute to the cost of their projects in the form of cash or kind. As of February 2011, the value of their contributions towards JSIF projects within their communities,
stands at JM$ 258290, 343.00.
The following table gives a summary of funding received by the JSIF from the various agencies after June 2003.