40684-013: Forestry and Ecological Restoration Project in Three Northwest Provinces

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

To support the national and provincial government development policies and plans, the project will help the State Forestry Administration and the Gansu, Shaanxi, and Xinjiang provincial governments improve the productivity of the forestry sector, demonstrate an integrated ecosystem management forest-development approach, and introduce forest carbon-sequestration and climate change-mitigation measures. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) provided project preparatory technical assistance ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 40684-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2744
Grant No. 0250
Approval Date 29 Mar 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 100,000
Geographical Location Gansu, Shaanxi, and Xinjiang provinces
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural production
Forestry
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: A

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Frank Radstake
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, EARD

Executing Agencies
Government of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region

State Forestry Administration

Gansu Provincial Government

Shaanxi Provincial Government

PDS Creation Date
16 Jul 2009

Last PDS Update
26 Sep 2014

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