Irrigation Development Support Project - Additional Financing (WB-P172140)

Countries
  • Zambia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
A
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Voting Date
May 6, 2020
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Borrower
Government of Zambia
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Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 30.00 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)
$ 30.00 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 Apr 29, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Apr 16, 2020


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Project Description

According to bank documents, the original project objective is to increase yields per hectare and volume of products marketed by smallholders benefitting from investments in irrigation in selected sites served by the project. The current project objective is to provide improved access to irrigation services in selected sites in the Recipient's territory

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank:
Hazem Ibrahim Hanbal
Sr Agricultural Spec.
Anna Cestari
Sr Water Resources Mgmt. Spec.
Tahira Syed
Senior Rural Development Specialist

Borrower:
Ministry of Finance
Mr. Chikuba Mukuli
Permanent Secretary
mukulic@gmail.com

Implementing Agency:
Ministry of Agriculture
Songowayo Zyambo
Permanent Secretary
ps@maff.gov.zm 

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