According to the bank document, "this operation is to finance a comprehensive desertification control investment programme through afforestation and implementation of sustainable forest management practices in Horqin Sandy Lands, Tongliao City, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region (IMAR), China. The total project area is about 138,000 ha. The implementation period is 2020-2024.
The main purpose of the investments is to protect biodiversity and enhance resilience and adaptation to the negative impacts of climate change. The project is expected to contribute significantly to the effective control of encroachment by sand dunes in the Horqin Sandyland region, enhance the region's resilience against the negative impact of climate change, help climate mitigation by sequestering greenhouse gases, promote biodiversity and improve the livelihood of rural population."
1/ Environmental Impact Assessment Report Contact
Competent Unit: Tongliao Municipal People’s Government
Construction Unit: Inner Mongolia Tongliao Hengrui Investment (Group)nCo., Ltd.
Compiled by: Beijing Research Institute of Uranium Geology
Legal Representative: Li Ziying
Project Director: Xia Zitong
Team Members: Wang Wei, Wang Feiyu
Audited by: Bei Xinyu
Approved by: Wen Zhijian
Address: No. 10 Courtyard East Xiaoguan Alley, Anwai Street, Chaoyang
District, Beijing City
Mail Address: 9818 Mailbox, Beijing 100029
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