43186-012: Economic Recovery Support Program (subprogram 1)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The program will help realize the private sector's potential, and specifically the growth potential of the mining, agriculture, fishing, and tourism industries. Progress is being made toward reopening a large gold mine closed during past civil unrest, and there is a potential to develop large nickel deposits. The best prospects for creating jobs and generating government revenue lie in large-scale palm oil developments, in fishing (there is already one large fish cannery), and in the smallholder... Read More

Country Solomon Islands
Project Number 43186-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 0197
Approval Date 16 Mar 2010
Closing Date 11 Feb 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 5,000
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Kanokpan Lao-Araya
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Operations Division

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance

Last PDS Update
28 Sep 2012

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