38660-023: Ningxia Integrated Ecosystem and Agricultural Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project is aimed to improve environmental management to rehabilitate the ecosystems and increase rural incomes in the Yinchuan area. The Project's main outcome is to introduce an integrated ecosystem management (IEM) approach to provide sustainable livelihoods for the population of the project area. The component to be financed by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) will support a multifocal approach to conserving biodiversity and combating land degradation, and will ensure that the ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 38660-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2436
Grant No. 0113
Approval Date 29 Aug 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 100,000
Geographical Location The project area lies in and around the oasis of Yinchuan Plain, including the piedmont zone and the Helan mountains, and covers about 3,655 km2 including three districts (Jinfeng, Xingqing, and Xixia), two counties (Helan and Yongning), and Yinchuan City
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural production
Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development
Water-based natural resources management
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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