42022-013: Jiangxi Sustainable Forest Ecosystem Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will involve 23 counties in Jiangxi province. The project comprises four components: (i) sustainable forest plantation development and rehabilitation in about 50,900 hectares (ha) of barren and low-yield forestland, (ii) forest insurance and awareness-raising measures to mitigate natural disaster risks for forest development, (iii) capacity development for sustainable forest management, and (iv) project management support. Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 42022-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2694
Grant No. 0229
Approval Date 09 Nov 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 40,000
Geographical Location Jiangxi Province
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Xin Shen
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
PRC Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Forestry Department, Jiangxi Provincial Government

PDS Creation Date
22 Jan 2010

Last PDS Update
24 Sep 2014