32021-012: Protection and Management of Critical Wetlands in the Lower Mekong Basin

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective is to sustain the productivity of the fisheries, forestry and agricultural systems of critical wetlands of the Lower Mekong Basin, along with the environmental benefits they provide. The scope includes the preparation of a feasibility study for an investment project for the Tonle Sap in Cambodia, and a pre-feasibility study for an investment project for the Siphandon border wetland between Cambodia and Lao PDR, as well as the implementation of several associated studies and ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 32021-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 5822
Approval Date 22 Dec 1998
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: A


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