China: Second Guangdong Pearl River Delta Urban Environment Project

March 21, 2007

IBRD LOAN:  US$96.00 million


TERMS: Maturity = 20 years; Grace Period = 5 years


PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The objective of the project is to reduce water pollution in the Pearl River system originating from Foshan and Jiangmen municipalities through a package of key initiatives, including wastewater treatment and sludge disposal, water quality monitoring, sediment removal from waterways, and flood protection and river embankment improvements.

Media Contacts
In Washington
Mohamad Al-Arief
Tel : (202) 458-5964