Zambia Integrated Forest Landscape Project (GEF) (WB-P157521)

Countries
  • Zambia
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.
Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
May 4, 2017
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Borrower
GOVERNMENT OF ZAMBIA
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 Amount (USD)
$ 8.25 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 @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 14, 2017

Disclosed by Bank May 12, 2016


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Project Description
The Project Development Objective is to improve rural livelihoods in the Eastern Province of Zambia by improving the management of carbon, forestry, wildlife, and agricultural resources while simultaneously reducing greenhouse gas emissions associated with land use. The four major pillars include Greenhouse Gas Mitigation, Rural Livelihood Improvement, Wildlife Conservation and Institutional strengthening.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: Ministry of Finance Contact: Ronald Simwinga Title: Dr. Email: ronaldsimwinga@mofnphq.com Implementing Agencies Name: Interim Climate Change Secretariat Contact: David Kaluba Title: Director Email: davidkaluba@znccs.org.zm 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.