Enhancing Coastal and Ocean Resource Efficiency Project (WB-P167804)

  • India
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  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
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Voting Date
Jul 30, 2019
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Government of India
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  • Climate and Environment
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 300.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 600.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jan 17, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Oct 3, 2018

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Project Description

According to the bank document, the project aims to "strengthen integrated coastal zone management in selected States and Union Territories. The proposed new operation will build on the 2010 ICZM project’s challenges and lessons learned by focusing on (1) further streamlining the institutional mandates, resource flows, and functionalities among government tiers; (2) balancing financial viability and long-term resource sustainability to enable private finance; and (3) linking science to management and decison making, and strengtheing the National Center for Sustainable Coastal Management (NCSCM) in order to make it stronger, financially sustainable, and link it to other global centers–in line with India’s aspiration to become a lighthouse of knowledge."

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

Borrower US$ 300 million

Contact Information
World Bank
Milen F. Dyoulgerov Vollen, Sita Ramakrishna Addepalli
Senior Environmental Specialist
Republic of India
Sameer Kumar Khare
Joint Secretary
Implementing Agencies
Society of Integrated Coastal Management
A K Mehta
Additional Secretary and Natonal Project Director


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