47090-001: Strengthening Safeguards Capacity in the Urban Sector in Kiribati

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Description

Agencies implementing both internally funded and development partner financed projects in Kiribati have limited experience in applying country safeguards system (CSS) and development partners safeguard policies and this has led to inconsistency and weaknesses in implementing safeguards. There is a need to strengthen implementation of Kiribati s CSS on environment, particularly in the areas of preparing, reviewing and implementing environment assessment documents, issuance of licenses with ... Read More

Country Kiribati
Project Number 47090-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8428
Approval Date 09 Aug 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 220
Sector Health and social protection
Public sector management
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Health insurance and subsidized health programs
Economic affairs management
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)

 

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