China, People's Republic of: Jiangxi Sustainable Forest Ecosystem Development Project

Sovereign Project | 42022-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Jiangxi Sustainable Forest Ecosystem Development Project
Project Number 42022-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7179-PRC: Jiangxi Sustainable Forest Ecosystem Development Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 700,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Forestry

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome The ensuing loan was approved on 19 Oct 2010.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) The feasiblity study report was submitted, based on which an ensuing loan was prepared and approved on 19 Oct 2010.
Geographical Location Jiangxi Province

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

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

Potential stakeholders are farmers, community members utilizing the land or natural resources in the forest land, farmer associations, forest farms, forest enterprises, and staff of executing agency and implementing agencies.

Farmers and community consultation and participation is critical to ensure the project sustainability. A consultation and participation plan will be prepared.

During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will require approximately 42 person-months of consulting services including 13 person-months of international consulting services and 29 person-months of national consulting services.

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
Forestry Department, Jiangxi Provincial Government
69 Beijing West Road, Forestry Building
Nanchang, 330046 Jiangxi Province


Concept Clearance 25 Jul 2008
Fact Finding 28 Jul 2008 to 31 Jul 2008
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 01 Mar 2011

TA 7179-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
24 Nov 2008 26 Mar 2009 26 Mar 2009 30 Sep 2009 30 Apr 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
700,000.00 0.00 126,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 826,000.00 24 Nov 2008 661,782.21

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