31617-012: Planning for Fire Prevention and Drought Management
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The objectives of the proposed TA are to (i) determine the causes of the forest fires and the social, environmental, and economic impacts in Indonesia; (ii) assess the extent to which each of the possible causes was responsible for the uncontrolled fires in 1997, and how these could have been prevented. This will help to determine future action; (iii) assess and evaluate current policies and regulations relating to the use of fire for site preparation, and the efficacy of current ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 2999
|Approval Date||20 Mar 1998|
|Geographical Location||Sumatra and Kalimantan|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
|Subsector||Land-Based Natural Resources Management|
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