40684-012: Silk Road Ecosystem Restoration Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA will help the Government of the People's Republic of China in preparing an investment proposal for improving the environment of degraded or at-risk ecological areas along the Silk Road route in Gansu and Shaanxi Provinces and in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. Planned interventions will also enhance livelihood prospects for area residents. The project is an environment improvement project wherein economic and ecological forest plantations provide the central components for ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 40684-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 7040
Approval Date 18 Mar 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 800
Geographical Location Gansu, Shaanxi, and Xinjiang
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Land-based natural resources management
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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