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China: Wenchuan Earthquake Recovery Project

February 12, 2009

IBRD Loan:  US$710 million

TERMS: Maturity = 30 years; Grace= 5 years

Project Description: The Wenchuan Earthquake Recovery Project for China aims to restore essential infrastructure, health, and education services to at least levels existing prior to the Wenchuan Earthquake, and where appropriate, to provide for expansion of services, while reducing the vulnerability to seismic and flood hazards and building capacity of local governments to manage the recovery program.

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