Lake Victoria Environmental Management Project Phase Three (WB-P165352)

  • Burundi
  • Kenya
  • Rwanda
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Sep 30, 2019
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Burundi Ministry of Water, Environment, Land and Urban Planning,Kenya Ministry of Environment, Natur
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  • Climate and Environment
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 233.00 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)
$ 243.00 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 Feb 14, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Mar 20, 2018

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Project Description

The Project Development Objective (PDO) is to strengthen transboundary natural resources management and climateresilience in the Lake Victoria Basin and reduce environmental degradation in selected hotspot areas.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Burundi Ministry of Water, Environment, Land and Urban Planning
National Project Coordinator

Kenya Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources and Regional Development Authorities
Francisca Owuor
National Project Coordinator

Uganda Minisry of Water and Environment
Sowed Sewagudde
National Project Coordinator

Tanzania Ministry of Water and Irrigation
Omari Iddi Myanza
National Project Coordinator

Rwanda Ministry of Enviroment
Alphonsine Ntabana
Head, Single Project Implementing Unit


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