China, People's Republic of: Ningxia Yinchuan Integrated Ecosystem Management

Sovereign Project | 38660-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Ningxia Yinchuan Integrated Ecosystem Management
Project Number 38660-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4640-PRC: Ningxia Yinchuan Integrated Ecosystem Management
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Global Environment Facility US$ 350,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Land-based natural resources management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples B

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

A total of 60 person-months of consulting services will be required, comprising 21 person-months (pm) international and 39 pm domestic. ADB will finance 41 pm of consulting services, comprising 13 pm of international and 28 pm of domestic consultants. GEF will finance 8 pm international and 11 pm domestic consultants.

The consultants will work as an integrated team, under the leadership of the Integrated Ecosystem Management Specialist. The international consultants will also have expertise in project economics, water resources management, sustainable agriculture, wildlife management, commercialization and tourism, wetlands management, and carbon sequestration/clean development mechanism. The domestic consultants will have expertise in project economics and finance, dryland ecosystems, sustainable agriculture, rural livelihoods, livestock husbandry, water resources, renewable energy, social development, environmental aspects, legal and institutioal aspects, species surveys, tourism, and wetlands management.

A firm will be engaged by ADB in accordance with the Guidelines on the Use of Consultants by Asian Development Bank and Its Borrowers and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for the engagement of domestic consultants. The selection process will follow ADB's quality and cost-based selection method, following simplified technical proposal procedures. Consultants with special expertise such as wildlife management, commercialization and tourism, and carbon sequestration/clean development mechanism, may be engaged as individuals. Equipment for the TA will be procured by the consultants in accordance with ADB Guidelines for Procurement.

Procurement To be determined.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Yue-Lang Feng
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ningxia Finance Bureau
Mr. Chang Limin, Division Chief
462 Jiefang Xijie, Yinchuan 750001 Ningxia, People's Rep of China


Concept Clearance 28 Apr 2005
Fact Finding 28 Feb 2005 to 18 Mar 2005
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 19 Feb 2008
Last PDS Update 28 May 2007

TA 4640-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
30 Aug 2005 28 Sep 2005 28 Sep 2005 30 Jun 2006 30 Sep 2008 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 350,000.00 350,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,200,000.00 30 Aug 2005 813,862.65

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