31287-013: Coastal Resource Management

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The objectives of the Project are to: (i) introduce physical interventions to address coastal erosion and establish a proactive coastal erosion management system; (ii) improve the sustainability of coastal resources and alleviate environmental degradation; (iii) prevent fisheries resource depletion in coastal waters; and (iv) strengthen MFARD, its key agencies, and local communities in resource management. The Project will comprise the following four components: (i) Coastline Stabilization; ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 31287-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1716
Approval Date 07 Dec 1999
Closing Date 02 Sep 2010
Geographical Location Northwestern Province: Puttalam District; Western Province:Gampaha, Colombo, & Panadura-Kalutara Districts; Southern Province: Galle, Matara & Hambantota Districts
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

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