AF Cambodia Sustainable Landscape and Ecotourism Project (WB-P172351)

  • Cambodia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Cardamom Mountains-Tonle Sap
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
May 18, 2020
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Government of Cambodia
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  • Climate and Environment
  • Law and Government
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 4.42 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 Mar 16, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Dec 1, 2019

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Project Description

According to bank documents, "The Project Development Objective is to improve protected areas management, and to promote ecotourism opportunities and non-timber forest product value chains in the Cardamom Mountains-Tonle Sap landscape."

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)


Global Environment Facility (GEF) US$ 4.42 million

Contact Information

World Bank
Werner L. Kornexl, Sr Natural Resources Mgmt. Spec.
Maurice AndresRawlins, Natural Resources Mgmt. Spec.

Kingdom of Cambodia

Implementing Agencies
Ministry of Environment
Sao Sopheap, Secretary of States

Ministry of Rural Development
Chreay Pom, Director General for Technical Affairs


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