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Developing Capacities in Implementing REDD+
The specific objectives of this operation are (i) to support review of the National Forest Plan and National Forest Policy Statement; (ii) to conduct forest resources assessment in forest based communities and support planning and resources management capacities at community level; (iii) and to improve the level of sustainable management of forest resources at the community level.

Project Detail

Country

Guyana

Project Number

GY-T1076

Approval Date

December 8, 2010

Project Status

Closed

Project Type

Technical Cooperation

Sector

ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL DISASTERS

Subsector

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND GOVERNANCE

Lending Instrument

-

Lending Instrument Code

-

Modality

-

Facility Type

-

Environmental Classification

Likely to cause minimal or no negative environmental and associated social impacts

Total Cost

USD 850,000.00

Country Counterpart Financing

USD 115,000.00

Original Amount Approved

USD 735,000.00

Financial Information
Operation Number Lending Type Reporting Currency Reporting Date Signed Date Fund Financial Instrument
ATN/SF-12553-GY Sovereign Guaranteed USD - United States Dollar Fund for Special Operations Nonreimbursable
Operation Number ATN/SF-12553-GY
  • Lending Type: Sovereign Guaranteed
  • Reporting Currency: USD - United States Dollar
  • Reporting Date:
  • Signed Date:
  • Fund: Fund for Special Operations
  • Financial Instrument: Nonreimbursable

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Implementation Phase
https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-983501492-3009
Procurement Plan [574887].DOC
Published Dec. 31, 1999
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-2056220512-7376
Contract - Developing Capacities in Implementing REDD+.pdf
Published Mar. 27, 2020
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