35088-012: Capacity Building for the National Policy on Involuntary Resettlement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the proposed TA is to assist Government of Sri Lanka to implement the recently approved Policy on Involuntary Resettlement. Key activities to be undertaken are to: i) prepare and execute amendments to the Land Acquisition Act (LAA); ii) strengthen capacity within Central Environment Authority (CEA) and Ministry of Lands (MLD) to implement the Policy; iv) prepare guidelines for implementing the Policy, a process manual for MLD, and resettlement planning guidelines for CEA; ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 35088-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3792
Approval Date 11 Dec 2001
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Social Protection


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