Argentina REDD-plus RBP for results period 2014-2016 (GCF-FP142)

Countries
  • Argentina
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Green Climate Fund (GCF)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
B
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Nov 12, 2020
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
Borrower
Government of Argentina and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Climate and Environment
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Grant
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 82.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 82.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Bank Documents
Government Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ GCF website

Updated in EWS Oct 21, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Oct 5, 2020


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Project Description

According to the implementing agency, the project will support the implementation of the National Plan of Action on Forests and Climate Change (PANByCC) with activities that contribute to the reduction of emissions derived from deforestation and forest degradation.
The main focus will be on:
- Territorial forest management.
- Forest management with integrated livestock.
- Prevention of forest fires.
- Strengthening of management, control and monitoring capacities at the national and provincial level.
These instruments also aim to reduce vulnerability to climate change, with a particular focus on indigenous peoples and communities, using a cross-cutting and gender-sensitive point of view.

Investment Description

REDD+ results based payment


Contact Information

MAyDS website:
https://www.argentina.gob.ar/ambiente/cambio-climatico/redd
MAyDS national office:
San Martín 451, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires C1004AAI Telephone: (54-11) 4348-8200

FAO Representative Office in Guatemala:
7a Avenida 12-90, Zona 13
Interior Ministerio de Agricultura, Ganadería y Alimentación (MAGA)
Edificio FAO
Ciudad de Guatemala
CP:01013
Guatemala

How to File a Complaint before the FAO's grievance mechanism

Complaints containing allegations that there has been a breach of the Organization’s
environmental and social standards must be made in writing and communicated to
OIG by mail, courier, email or fax, directly or via any FAO office. All complaints
should ideally provide, as a minimum, the following information:
•What happened? Describe the events with as much relevant detail as possible.
•When did it happen? Dates, time, how many times, etc.
•Where did it happen?
•Who do you think was involved? Who was implicated?
•The complainant’s name and contact information;
35. The addresses to file a written complaint are:
• By courier or mail: Inspector General, Food and Agricultural Organization,
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, 00153 Rome, Italy
• by confidential fax: (+39) 06 570 55550
• by email: Investigations-hotline@fao.org.

More info at: http://www.fao.org/aud/42564-03173af392b352dc16b6cec72fa7ab27f.pdf