WASHINGTON, August 27, 2009 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project:
Senegal: Sustainable Land Management Project
GEF Grant: US$4.8 million
Project ID: P108144
Project Description: The Sustainable Land Management Project will promote the adoption of sustainable land management practices in selected priority areas in the Groundnut Basin in Senegal. The objective of the project is to contribute to the reduction of land degradation and the improvement of ecosystem functions and services in the target areas by adopting sustainable land management practices through the provision of support to the recipient's research and agricultural and rural consultation system and to producer organizations.
Phone: 221 33 859 4100
For more project information, please visit: http://web.worldbank.org/external/projects/main?pagePK=64283627&piPK=73230&theSitePK=40941&menuPK=228424&Projectid=P108144