Meghalaya Community-led Landscapes Management Project (WB-P157836)

Countries
  • India
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Mar 13, 2018
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Borrower
Government of Meghalaya
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Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 48.00 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)
$ 60.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Mar 23, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Jun 9, 2016


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Project Description

The project will finance landscape management planning and implementation by community institutions covering the entire state of Meghalaya. Capacity building and landscape level planning will be carried out state-wide, while implementation of these plans will be in prioritized landscapes and rolled out in a phased manner. The project development objective is to strengthen community-led natural resources management in selected landscapes in the state of Meghalaya.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

PROJECT CONTACTS

World Bank Contact:
Pyush Dogra
Title: Senior Environmental Specialist
Contact: Madhavi M. Pillai
Title: Sr Natural Resources Mgmt. Spe

Borrower/Client/Recipient
Name: Department of Economic Affairs
Contact: Lekhan Thakkar
Title: Director (MI)
Email: lekhan.t@gmail.com

Implementing Agencies Name: Government of Meghalaya

Contact: R.M. Mishra

Title: Principal Secretary, Planning

Email: rm.mishra@nic.in

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