Transforming the Mekong Delta GCF Program for Vietnam (WB-P167595)

  • Vietnam
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Specific Location
Mekong Delta and Cambodia
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
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  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Climate and Environment
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 40.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 40.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS May 2, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Mar 22, 2019

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Project Description

According to the bank document, "the project development objective (PDO) is to scale up the transition of small-holder farmers to climate resilient livelihoods and strengthen their participation in flood-based value chains in select areas of the upper Mekong Delta in Vietnam. This Project is part of the overall Mekong Program for Vietnam and Cambodia."


Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

Green Climate Fund US$ 40.00 million

Contact Information

1/World Bank
Anjali Acharya
Senior Environmental Specialist

Government of Vietnam

3/Implementing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD)
Chuong Van Chu
Deputy Director General, International Cooperation Dept


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