33029-012: Mekong/Lancang River Tourism Infrastructure Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective of the TA is to prepare a feasibility study of priority tourism infrastructure development projects within the GMS and identify ways to strengthen subregional cooperation and management mechanisms to preserve and protect the Mekong River, its environs, and its cultural and historical heritage. Underlying this objective are the interrelated goals of promoting increased tourism in the GMS and augmenting hard currency earnings so as to reduce poverty, improve the environment, and dev... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 33029-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status
Approval Number TA No. 5893
Approval Date 28 Dec 1999
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Large and Medium Industries
Safeguard Categories Environment: A/B

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Alfredo Perdiguero
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Agency for Coordinating Mekong Tourism Activities
Mr. Paisan Wangsai, Director, IRD, ACMTA

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