Ghana – Third Natural Resources and Environmental Governance Development Policy Operation

June 3, 2010

IDA Credit: US$10 million equivalent
Terms: Maturity = 35 years; Grace = 10 years
Project ID: P118188

Project Description: The objectives of the Natural Resources and Environmental Governance Third Development Policy Operation (DPO) Program for Ghana are to: (a) ensure predictable and sustainable financing for the forest and wildlife sectors and effective forest law enforcement; (b) improve mining sector revenue collection, management, and transparency; (c) address social issues in forest and mining communities; and (d) mainstream environment into economic growth through Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA).

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Francois Gouahinga
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