33249-012: Eastern Province Coastal Community Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Details


The TA will prepare a project that will promote sustainable redevelopment of Sri Lanka's East Coast through better management of its natural resources. It will focus on environmental protection and poverty reduction through improved management of fisheries and coastal ecosystems. The TA will be implemented in two phases. A broad-based plan for the sustainable management of natural resources along the East Coast will be prepared during the first phase.

Safeguard Categories

Environment: B
Involuntary Resettlement:
Indigenous Peoples:

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)


Concept Clearance
08 Apr 1999

07 Feb 2000 to 17 Feb 2000

Board Approval
16 Aug 2000