30032-013: Sundarbans Biodiversity Conservation Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will achieve the development of a sustainable management and biodiversity conservation system for all Sundarbans Reserve Forest (SRF) resources, on the basis of rational plans and the participation of all key stakeholders. The Project site is located in the southwest region of Bangladesh, including the SRF and the five districts of Khulna, Satkhira, Bagerhat, Pirojpur and Barguna, where poverty levels and landlessness are high, and access to social services is very limited. In ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 30032-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number Loan No. 1643
Approval Date 27 Nov 1998
Closing Date 19 Dec 2007
Geographical Location People's Republic of Bangladesh
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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