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Irrigation Systems Rehabilitation and Extension

  • Approval date

    16 November 2017

  • Borrower

    Republic of Portugal

  • Country

    Portugal

  • Loan size

    € 80 000 000

  • Line of action

    Sustainable and inclusive growth
    Climate action: developing adaptation and mitigation measures

  • Status

    In progress

Co-financing of 30 out of the 53 sub-projects encompassed in the National Irrigation Plan for Portugal aiming at supporting the development of sustainable agriculture and fighting desertification through the rehabilitation and extension of irrigation systems.

Environmental aspects

The CEB classified the project as category “A” since it required an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) according to applicable national law.