Hubei Safe, Sustainable, Smart Agriculture Project (WB-P168061)

Countries
  • China
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Hubei province
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Borrower
People's Republic of China
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Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Climate and Environment
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 215.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jan 10, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Nov 13, 2018


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Project Description

According to the bank document, the project aims to strengthen the management of environmental, climatic, and food safety risks in targeted locations and agri-food value chains in Hubei Province. There are 3 components as following:

Component 1: Agricultural Risk Assessment, Management, and Communications.

Component 2: Demonstration and Replication of Safe and Sustainable Agricultural Practices. 

Component 3: Project and Knowledge Management

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

1/World Bank
William R. Sutton, Sitaramachandra Machiraju
Lead Agriculture Economist

2/Borrower/Client/Recipient
People's Republic of China
Xia LV
Director
lvxia@mof.gov.cn

3/Implementing Agencies
Hubei Provincial Department of Agriculture
Huaping Bai
Director
389035309@qq.com

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT
The World Bank
1818 H Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20433
Telephone: (202) 473-1000
Web: http://www.worldbank.org/projects

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