Implementing Balanced Urban-Rural Regional Development in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region (ADB-48011-001)

Countries
  • China
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Canceled
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Voting Date
Oct 30, 2014
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Borrower
People's Republic of China, XUAR Finance Bureau
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Sectors
  • Industry and Trade
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.40 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Oct 14, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Mar 29, 2017


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Project Description
According to ADB website, the technical assistance (TA) will develop and propose policies _ and a corresponding implementation action plan for southern XUAR. Specifically, the TA will contribute to XUAR efforts to construct a responsibility system to identify poor counties, village poverty reduction plans, and enterprise development plans. It will seek to demonstrate that historic preservation and retention of cultural heritage and language are not at variance with economic development.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Project Officer: Chang, Philip East Asia Department No contact information provided at the time of disclosure. ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main