GEF Turkey Irrigation Modernization (WB-P158418)

Countries
  • Turkey
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
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.
Borrower
TURKEY DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 235.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 235.00 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)
$ 237.00 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 Mar 13, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jan 19, 2018


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Project Description

According to bank documents, the project intends to improve irrigation service delivery, through rehabilitation and modernization of distribution infrastructure in selected schemes, and through strengthening of capacity of WUAs. The project has the following components: 

Component 1. Irrigation System Modernization
Component 2. Innovation and Institutional Support
Component 3. Project Management

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Borrower/Client: Ministry of Treasury and Finance
Ms. Gokben Yener, Head of Department for Economic Relations
Email Address: gokben.yener@hazine.gov.tr

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