Land Allocation for Social and Economic Development Project III (LASED III) (WB-P171331)

  • Cambodia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Existing LASED II sites and Mondulkiri, Preah Vihear, Ratanakiri, and Stung Treng
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Jun 19, 2020
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Government of Cambodia
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Infrastructure
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 60.00 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 Aug 30, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jun 28, 2019

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Project Description

According to bank documents, the project development objective is to help improve target beneficiaries' access to agriculture resources and selected infrastructure and social services in project communities. This would be done through (i) "Social Land Concession and Indigenous Communal Land Titling Investment Planning and Prioritization", (ii) infrastructure development such as rural roads and small-scale irrigation systems, school buildings, etc., and (iii) "Agriculture and Livelihood Development" in the form of support services and technical assistance to climate-change resilient agricultural production systems.


Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank
Mudita Chamroeun
Senior Rural Development Specialist

Ministry of Land Management Urban Planning and Construction (MLMUPC)
Dr. Doma DOK
Deputy Director General, GDH, and Project Director of LASED

Deputy Director General, GDA and Project Manager, LASED II

Mr. Ma On Nath MA ONN
LASED II Project Coordinator



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