34341-013: Forests for Livelihood Improvement in the Central Highlands (Sector Loan)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project objectives and activities include: (i) formulating technically sound and socially relevant SFM plans for over 3 million ha of natural forests and plantations on bare land. SFM plan preparation will include (a) delineating forest conservation and use zones, (b) rationalizing Government's and stakeholders' roles and responsibilities, and enabling effective participation of the local communities and the private sector in SFM, and (c) providing investments for improving the condition ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 34341-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2269
TA No. 4859
Grant No. 0060
Approval Date 26 Oct 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 45,250
Geographical Location The project will be implemented in the Central Highlands provinces of Viet Nam, namely Dak Lak, dak Nong, Gia Lai, Kon Tum, Lam Dong and Phu Yen.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: A

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