Study on Natural Resource Asset Appraisal and Management System (ADB-50004-001)

Countries
  • China
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Nation wide
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Oct 28, 2016
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Borrower
Government of the People’s Republic of China, Ministry of Environmental Protection
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.40 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Oct 22, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Nov 8, 2016


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Project Description
According to ADB website, he TA contributes to ADB's strategic priorities in CPS 2016 2020 for the PRC which includes supporting the government's environmental management and ecological civilization agenda. It builds on ADB's long-term cooperation with MEP in areas of ecosystem management, environmental governance, and capacity building; and addresses joint priorities as identified in the current memorandum of understanding (MOU) between ADB and MEP. The TA will contribute to capacity for monitoring environmental performance of future lending investments. The impact of the TA will be an improved system of monitoring, evaluation, and accountability for promoting ecological progress. The outcome will be enhanced national and local capacity for monitoring and managing natural resource assets within the national key ecological function zones of the PRC.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Project Officer: Lopez, Alvin 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