42022-012: Jiangxi Sustainable Forest Ecosystem Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project aims to increase the Province's forest coverage and productivity. Approximately 1.246 million mu (around 83,300 ha) of forest lands will be reforested or improved, which will include the rehabilitation of shelter forests damaged by the snow storm in January 2008. In addition, the Project will also assist in establishing forest land and product trading centers in selected counties, where forest farmers and private sector will participate in forest management and product trading, which... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 42022-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7179
Approval Date 24 Nov 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 700
Geographical Location Jiangxi Province
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
/ Forestry
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Yue-Lang Feng
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Forestry Department, Jiangxi Provincial Government

Last PDS Update
13 Aug 2012

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