Strengthening Partnerships to Protect Endangered Wildlife in Vietnam (WB-P162792)

Countries
  • Vietnam
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
C
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
Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 3.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Grant Amount (USD)
$ 3.00 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)
$ 3.30 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 Oct 26, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Jan 11, 2017


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Project Description
The proposed project seeks to strengthen the policy and regulatory framework and related implementation capacity for endangered wildlife protection in Vietnam. The project activities fall under four different components, which include: (i) Strengthen legal and regulatory frameworks; (ii) Enhance capacity to implement and enforce more effectively Vietnam's wildlife protection related policies and regulations; (iii) Improve knowledge and support behavior change; and (iv) Project management.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
Project Contact: Thu Thi Le Nguyen Environmental Specialist, World Bank Telephone No.: 5777+7305 Email Address: nlethu@worldbank.org Borrower/Client/Recipient: Socialist Republic of Vietnam Contact: Anh Hoai Doan, Director General International Cooperation Department, Sta Telephone No.: +84 4 39343361 Email Address: wbdivision@sbv.gov.vn Implementing Agency: Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Contact: Nhan Thi Thanh Hoang, Deputy Director Biodiversity Conservation Department Telephone No: 84-902282326 Email Address: hoangnhan.bca@gmail.com 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.