34023-013: Plantation Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The Project's goal is to ensure the long-term sustainability of the plantation sector without external assistance. The Project's objectives are to (i) enhance the profitability and financial position of the sector, and (ii) improve the living and working conditions of the estate workers. The Project area covers 15 districts where the regional plantation companies' estates are located. The Project components comprise (i) investment component to provide finance (in the form of credit or equity ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 34023-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 1913/1914
Approval Date 13 Sep 2002
Closing Date 22 Feb 2010
Geographical Location The Project area covers 15 districts where the regional plantation companies are located.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural Production and Markets
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C

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