• Tunisia
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  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Feb 15, 2016
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  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Climate and Environment
  • Finance
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.25 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.25 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jul 20, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Nov 24, 2015

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Project Description
This project finances support the elaboration of Tunisia's foreign investment program (FIP) and Readiness Preparation Plan (RPP). This includes three components: i) hiring a group of experts or consultant firms to bring institutional and legal expertise in the following fields: forestry, rangelands, monitoring and evaluation, environmental and social safeguards, social development, gender, private sector, and climate change; ii) organization of meetings and consultation workshops at local and central levels with all stakeholders; and iii) elaboration of the FIP and RPP investment plans and the proposed projects concept notes.
Investment Description
This project is funded by the World Bank's Climate Investment Funds.

Contact Information
World Bank Contact: Taoufiq Bennouna Title: Sr Natural Resources Mgmt. Spe Tel: 5714+3046 Email: tbennouna@worldbank.org Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: GOVERNMENT OF TUNISIA Contact: Kalthoum Hamzaoui Title: Director General of Planning Email: k.hamzaoui@mdci.gov.tn Implementing Agencies Name: Direction Générale des Forêts Contact: Youssef Saadani Title: General Manager Tel: 0021671848892 Email: ysaadani04@yahoo.fr 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.