Integrated Project for Source Sustainability and climate Resilient Rain-fed Agriculture in Himachal (WB-P165129)

Countries
  • India
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Feb 27, 2020
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Borrower
Department of Economic Affairs
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Water and Sanitation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 80.00 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)
$ 100.00 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 Sep 5, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jul 8, 2019


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Project Description

According to bank documents, the project aims to "increase the sustainable use of water resources in Himachal Pradesh by improving upstream watershed management and increasing agricultural water productivity in selected Gram Panchayats"

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank
Andrew Michael Mitchell, Sr Natural Resources Mgmt. Spec.
Telephone No:5220+33060 Email:amitchell3@worldbank.org
Christopher Paul Jackson, Senior Agriculture Economist
Telephone No:5220+35532 Email:cjackson1@worldbank.org
Meredith Mercedes Stickler, Agric. Economist
Telephone No:5220+34490 Email:mstickler@worldbank.org

Borrower: Department of Economic Affairs
Implementing Agency: Department of Forest, Government of Himachal Pradesh

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