Chinese Government provides $18.2 million grant for post-tsunami reconstruction of Panadura, Beruwela and Kudawela fishing harbors
Constant 2017 USD
Funding agency [Type]
China Ministry of Commerce [Government Agency]
Reconstruction relief and rehabilitation (Code: 730)
On February 21, 2005, Chinese Government and the Government of Sri Lanka signed a $18,207,786 grant agreement for the post-tsunami reconstruction of fishing harbors in Panadura, Beruwela and Kudawela (on the country’s western and southern coasts). China Harbour Engineering Company was the contractor responsible for project implementation. Construction began in 2005, and the project was completed on December 28, 2007.
The Chinese Government reportedly contributed $63 million in total for tsunami relief projects. Most of the individual projects that the Chinese Government financed are captured in AidData’s dataset and linked to Project ID #41811.
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Receiving agencies [Type]
Government of Sri Lanka [Government Agency]
Implementing agencies [Type]
China Harbour Engineering Co., Ltd. [State-owned Company]; Government of Sri Lanka [Government Agency]