42022-012: Jiangxi Sustainable Forest Ecosystem Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The Project aims to increase the Province's forest coverage and productivity. Approximately 1.246 million mu (around 83,300 ha) of forest lands will be reforested or improved, which will include the rehabilitation of shelter forests damaged by the snow storm in January 2008. In addition, the Project will also assist in establishing forest land and product trading centers in selected counties, where forest farmers and private sector will participate in forest management and product trading, ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 42022-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7179
Approval Date 24 Nov 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 700
Geographical Location Jiangxi Province
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Forestry
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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