NDF - Financing for climate change and development projects

Projects: Laos

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The general program objectives to which NDF funding will contribute are: (i) improved climate-resilient road connectivity in selected provinces; and (ii) strengthened climate-resilient and efficient road asset management practices at national and provincial levels.
NDF will finance a Pre-Feasibility Study for Pakse municipality, situated by the Mekong River in Laos, which will cover issues related to climate change adaptation and mitigation as well as general environmental improvements.
The primary contribution of the project will be to improve institutional and technical capacity to adapt to climate change.