Environmental & Social Assessments

15-Jan-2020

Rwanda - Muvumba Multipurpose Water Resources Development Program Phase 1 - P-RW-EA0-015 - RAP Summary

Muvumba multipurpose dam project is a government project that intends to construct a dam of 30.5m high and will impound 35 million cubic meter of water in Karama, Gatunda and Rukomo sectors and will supply water for domestic use to Karangazi, Rwimiyaga and Nyagatare sectors. The dam will impound water to be used for domestic water supply, water for irrigation of 7380 ha (net command area) and water for 16 reservoirs for livestock watering, The Project aims to increase the productivity and commercialization of agriculture and livestock products through the implementation of integrated...
15-Jan-2020

Rwanda - Muvumba Multipurpose Water Resources Development Program Phase 1 - P-RW-EA0-015 - ESIA Summary

Muvumba multipurpose dam project is a governmental project that intends to construct a dam of 30.5m high and will impound 35 million cubic meter of water in Karama, Gatunda and Rukomo sectors and will supply water for domestic use to Karangazi, Rwempasha and Nyagatare sectors. The dam will impound water to be used for domestic water supply, water for irrigation of 7380 ha (net command area) and water for 16 reservoirs for livestock watering production of annual annual energy of 5719 Mwh with installation capacity of 740 KW (370x2). It will also contribute to the flood control. View Full...
18-Dec-2019

Bénin - Projet d’appui au développement des filières lait et viande et à la promotion des entreprises d’élevage (PRODEFILAV-PEL) - P-BJ-AAE-006 – Résumé CGES

La promotion des filières lait et viande est une action prioritaire du Programme d’Actions du Gouvernement (PAG, 2016-2021). La contribution de l’Élevage dans le PIB agricole est de 13% en 2018 (d’après l’Institut National de la Statistique et de l’Analyse Économique (INSAE)). Les performances des deux filières sont limitées par des facteurs incluant notamment : (i) la faible productivité des races animales locales, (ii) les difficultés d’accès aux intrants zootechniques et vétérinaires ainsi qu’aux équipements d’élevage adéquats, (iii) le coût élevé des aliments pour animaux, (iv) la...
16-Dec-2019

GIIF Environmental & Social Impact Policy

The Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund a body corporate wholly owned by the Republic of Ghana and established pursuant to the Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund Act, 2014, Act 877, (“the Act”) the Fund’s mandate is to mobilize, manage, coordinate and provide financial resources for investment in a diversified portfolio of infrastructure projects in Ghana for national development. The Government of Ghana, like many governments worldwide, is increasingly looking for mechanisms to close this infrastructure financing gap. Innovative approaches to infrastructure investment and finance and...
12-Dec-2019

Zimbabwe - Vulnerability Alleviation Project (VAP) - P-ZW-IE0-004 - Executive Summary ESMF

The Vulnerability Alleviation Project (VAP) aims to contribute to the cushioning of the vulnerable populations of Zimbabwe, particular in the urban areas, from the impacts of the ongoing economic reforms in the country. The proposed operation builds on the extensive in-country Public Works Project experience, to strengthen urban resilience by reinforcing coping mechanisms across priority sectors. The Project will contribute to building resilience and improving the livelihoods of vulnerable youth and women through the development of community infrastructure and community livelihood economic...
29-Nov-2019

Ethiopia - Summary of ESIA Report for Tekeze – Humera Irrigation Project - P-ET-AAG-018 - ESIA Summary

The proposed Tekeze-Humera Irrigation Project (THIP) is located within the Tigray National Regional State, Western zone, in Kafta Humera woreda encompassing six rural kebeles, at a locality known as Heilegen. About 30,000 ha of low lying land would be irrigated from the reservoir behind and traditional small-holder mixed farming system based on rain fed and livestock husbandry would be transformed into a commercially-oriented agricultural system, based on re-organized small and large scale farms. The EIA study aims to evaluate potential social and environmental impacts and to develop...
29-Nov-2019

Ethiopia - Tekeze-Humera Irrigation Project - P-ET-AAG-018 - ESIA Summary

The proposed Tekeze-Humera Irrigation Project (THIP) is located within the Tigray National Regional State, Western zone, in Kafta Humera woreda encompassing six rural kebeles, at a locality known as Heilegen. About 30,000 ha of low lying land would be irrigated from the reservoir behind and traditional small-holder mixed farming system based on rain fed and livestock husbandry would be transformed into a commercially-oriented agricultural system, based on re-organized small and large scale farms. The EIA study aims to evaluate potential social and environmental impacts and to develop...
29-Nov-2019

Ethiopia - Taba Medium Earth Dam Irrigation Project - P-ET-AAG-018 - ESIA Summary

This report presents the environmental impacts and management plan of the proposed Taba medium scale earth dam irrigation project located at Taba River, within the Awebel Woreda, East Gojam Administrative Zone of the Amhara National Regional State. The major objective of the project is to use surface water resources of the East Gojam Zone of Awebel Woreda with an objective of bringing the area to be one of the major producer and supplier of cereals and vegetables to the local and national markets. Construction cost for the dam is estimated at ETB 164,020,426.40. As a prerequisite for...
29-Nov-2019

Ethiopia -Belchet Medium Earth Dam Irrigation Project - P-ET-AAG - 018 - ESIA Summary

This report deals with Environmental and Social Impacts Assessment of Belchit medium earth dam irrigation project located in Amhara National Regional State. Belchit medium earthen irrigation dam is one of the irrigation development projects in East Gojam Zone, Awabel Woreda, specifically the irrigation headwork will be situated at Shebela Abkestit kebele, Shebela Gote, proposed to irrigate about 900 ha of land. The proposed command area is found both in the left and right side of the river course. The project proponent is Amhara National Regional State Water, Irrigation and Energy...
18-Nov-2019

Nigeria - Indorama Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals Ltd Feed Conditioning Unit II - P-NG-GB0-003 - ESMP Summary

The Environmental and Social Management Plan (ESMP) for the inclusion of FCU2 unit in ongoing construction of IEFCL-Train2 Project within Indorama Complex, Eleme, Rivers State is proposed by Indorama Eleme Fertilizer & Chemicals Limited. The construction and operation of FCU2 shall be a part of IEFCL-Train2 project. IEFCL have ESIA approval for IEFCL-Train2 Project and the FCU2 unit shall be a precursor of the IEFCL-Train2 Ammonia and Urea Plants. IEFCL also have the approved EMP for inclusion of FCU2 in IEFCL-Train2 project. IEFCLs Train 1 Fertilizer is already equipped with FCU unit...
18-Nov-2019

Tanzania - Malagarasi 45MW Hydro Power Project - P-TZ-FAB-004 – RAP Summary

The proposed project involves a Construction of hydropower plant (44.8MW) utilizing Igamba falls stage III with associated facilities, a switch yard at Malagarasi. And construction of about 53km of 132kV overhead transmission line from Malagarasi Hydropower Plant to Kigoma 400/132/33kV substation at Kidahwe, The proposed project will be located in Uvinza and Kigoma district councils. The hydropower plant is located in Igamba while the transmission line traverses Mazungwe and Kazuramimba in Kazuramimba ward, Kalenge and Mlela in Kandaga ward all in Uvinza District and Kidahwe in Kidahwe...
14-Nov-2019

Namibia - Namibia Water Sector Support Program (NWSSP) - P-NA-E00-005 - Summary ESMF

The Government of the Republic of Namibia through the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (MAWF) has approached the African Development Bank to support the implementation of the Namibia Water Sector Support Program (NWSSP). The aim of the program is to increase access, quality, security and sustainability of water supply and sanitation services in Namibia. The program implementation is planned in two phases; The Phase I which is planned to cover all the 14 regions of Namibia is scheduled to be implemented in the next 5 years (2020 – 2025) and Phase II...
14-Nov-2019

Tanzania - Malagarasi 45MW Hydro Power Project - P-TZ-FAB-004 – ESIA Summary

The Government of Tanzania in corroboration with the African Development Bank (AfDB) through the Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (TANESCO) is intending to construct a 400/132/33kV substation at Kidahwe and 53km of 132kV transmission line from Malagarasi Hydropower Plant to Kigoma substation. The transmission line is intended to evacuate 44.8MW power generated from Malagarasi Hydropower plant to Kigoma. The 400/132/33kV substation will be constructed at Kidahwe in Kigoma District Council. The line will align from Malagarasi to Mazungwe (20km) in a 20m wide corridor acquired by TANESCO...
14-Nov-2019

Côte d'Ivoire - Projet de Transport Urbain d’Abidjan (PTUA) - P-CI-D00-004 - Résumé de rapport de suivi social du PAR

Dans le cadre de sa stratégie globale de développement, dont l’objectif est de faire de la Côte d’Ivoire « une nation émergente à l’horizon 2020 », le Gouvernement a mis un accent particulier sur la performance du secteur routier. A cet effet, l’entretien, la réhabilitation et l’extension du réseau routier notamment dans les grands centres urbains constituent un axe privilégié pour l’essor économique du pays. Ainsi, après la réalisation et la validation en 2014 du Schéma Directeur Urbain du Grand Abidjan (SDUGA), le Gouvernement ivoirien a sollicité l’appui technique et financier...
14-Nov-2019

Côte d'Ivoire - Projet de Transport Urbain d’Abidjan (PTUA) - P-CI-D00-004 - Résumé de rapport de suivi social du PGES

Dans le cadre de sa stratégie globale de développement, dont l’objectif est de faire de la Côte d’Ivoire « une nation émergente à l’horizon 2020 », le Gouvernement a mis un accent particulier sur la performance du secteur routier. A cet effet, l’entretien, la réhabilitation et l’extension du réseau routier notamment dans les grands centres urbains constituent un axe privilégié pour l’essor économique du pays. Ainsi, après la réalisation et la validation en 2014 du Schéma Directeur Urbain du Grand Abidjan (SDUGA), le Gouvernement ivoirien a sollicité l’appui technique et financier...
14-Nov-2019

Egypt - Integrated Rural Sanitation in Upper Egypt Luxor – IRSUE-Luxor - P-EG-E00-006 - Summary of the Environmental and Social System Assessment

In August 2018, the Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Communities (MHUUC), responsible for water supply and sanitation services, requested the Bank’s support to the National Rural Sanitation Program (NRSP), highlighting the Government’s willingness to advance institutional measures needed for the successful implementation of the program. The overall focus of the Bank’s rural sanitation intervention in Egypt is to improve access and services in different Governorates in Upper Egypt, which discharge untreated wastewater into the drain system. This first phase of the Bank financed...
13-Nov-2019

Multinational Project - African Center for Disease Control - West Africa (ACDC-WA) - P-Z1-IBE-017 - ESMF

Environmental and Social Management Framework (ESMF) outlining a set of procedures, methodologies and management measures to ensure that the environmental and social impacts of the program “sub-projects” are addressed in an appropriate manner. Burkina Faso - Plan triennal de gestion des déchets biomédicaux 2018-2020 Burkina Faso - Guide de gestion des déchets biomédicaux issus des campagnes de prévention et de traitement de masse Niger - Plan de Gestion des Déchets Dangereux (PGDD) - Projet régional d’amélioration des systèmes de surveillance des...
04-Nov-2019

Maroc - Programme Axe sur les Résultats pour l’Amélioration de la Compétitivité Territoriale au Maroc (PARACT-M) - Rapport ESES

Le Gouvernement Marocain a sollicité l’appui de la Banque pour le soutien de la mise en œuvre de son programme de régionalisation avancée, dans sa déclinaison sectorielle industrielle à travers le financement du Programme axé sur les résultats pour l’amélioration de la compétitivité territoriale au Maroc (PARACT-M). L’outil financier retenu par la Banque pour satisfaire à cette demande est le « Financement axé sur les résultats (FAR) ». Pour ce faire, une évaluation du système environnemental et social (ESES) a été conduite conformément à la politique de la Banque relative à cet instrument...
29-Oct-2019

Burkina Faso - Projet d’Eau Potable et d’Assainissement en Milieu Rural (PEPA-MR) dans les Régions du Centre-Sud et du Centre-Ouest – Résumé PGES

Le gouvernement du Burkina Faso, en adoptant Programme National d’Approvisionnement en Eau Potable (PN-AEP 2016-2030) s’investis résolument dans une politique de développement et de réduction de la pauvreté en milieu rurale et de contribution à l’atteinte des Objectifs du Développement Durable (ODD). Cette politique est prise en compte dans le Plan National de Développement Economique et Social (PNDES) en cours d’exécution. En effet, pour promouvoir, l’accès à l’eau potable pour tous, le Projet d’Eau Potable et d’Assainissement en Milieu Rural (PEPA-MR) a été initié par le Burkina Faso, et...
29-Oct-2019

Burkina Faso - Projet d’Eau Potable et d’Assainissement en Milieu Rural (PEPA-MR) dans les Régions du Centre-Sud et du Centre-Ouest - Province du Boulkiemdé – Rapport NIES-AEPS

Le Projet d’eau potable et d’assainissement en milieu rural (PEPA MR) vise à appuyer les efforts du Gouvernement pour améliorer la qualité de la desserte en eau potable, l’accès à l’assainissement et de renforcer les capacités de gestion du secteur. Le présent projet qui s’exécutera dans différents centres dans les régions du centre-sud et du du centre ouest est financé par la Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD). Plusieurs centres sont concernés. Il s’agit des centres de Gana, Rakaye, Kossilsé et Targho (province de Bazéga), Zoula, Koukouldi et Bourou (Province de Sanguié), Yalle,...