33521-022: Locust Management Project

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A locust infestation has affected Kazakhstan's cropland with increasing severity since late 1998. Given the potentially explosive growth of the locust population under the country's agroclimatic conditions, the Government fears that an even more severe and extensive plague will ensue unless large-scale mitigative steps are taken in regions of the country that are most prone to infestation. The TA will assist the Government to prepare a Locust Management Project which will support and enhance ... Read More

Country Kazakhstan
Project Number 33521-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3442
Approval Date 19 May 2000
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural Production and Markets
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

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