FCPF Capacity Building on REDD+ for Civil Society and Local Communities in LAC Project (WB-P155978)

Regions
  • Latin America and Caribbean
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Bank Risk Rating
C
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Voting Date
May 19, 2016
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Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.40 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Dec 14, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Feb 11, 2016


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Project Description
The stated objective of the project is "to build the capacity of targeted civil society and local communities in Latin America and the Caribbean to enhance their knowledge and understanding of REDD+, thereby allowing them to expand and enhance their participation in REDD+ processes at the national level." The project has the following components: Component 1: Capacity Building Activities Component 2: Regional-Level Communication and Dissemination of Project Results
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
The project will be financed by a SRETF grant from the FCPF, to be implemented over a period of 24 months in 2016-2018. The grant will be governed by the World Bank’s ‘procedures for small recipient-executed trust fund grants’, which specify the process for the design and implementation of small grants.
Contact Information
World Bank Contact: Kimberly Vilar Title: Senior Social Development Spec Tel: 473-9228 Email: kvilar@worldbank.org Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: ACICAFOCAsociación Coordinadora Indígena y Campesina de Agro Forestería Comunitaria de Centroamérica Contact: Alberto Chinchilla Title: Director Tel: 50622406274 Email: oficinaregional@acicafoc.org Implementing Agencies Name: ACICAFOC AsociaciónCoordinadora Indígena y Campesina de Agro Forestería Comunitaria de Centroamérica Contact: Alberto Chinchilla Title: Director Tel: 50622406274 Email: oficinaregional@acicafoc.org ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing ipanel@worldbank.org. You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: http://ewebapps.worldbank.org/apps/ip/Pages/Home.aspx.