Original disclosure @ WB website
Updated in EWS Jan 10, 2020
Disclosed by Bank May 1, 2019
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According to the bank document, the proposed Forest Development in the Yangtze Economic Belt Program for Result (the PforR) will support a comprehensive forest development and improvement program in Sichuan province of China.
An environmental and social screening has been conducted at early stage to define the boundary of the PforR. As a result, the PforR supports three types of activities, i.e.
(i) afforestation/reforestation with the main objective of generating ecological benefits,
(ii) forest quality improvement with supplementary plantation and tending of existing forests,
(iii) mountain closure with main objective of natural forest regeneration.
*There is no further information being disclosed at this stage of the project*
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