Burundi - Etude de Faisabilité du Projet d’Exploitation des Gisements Aurifères de Butihinda


Project Summary

Approval Date 03 Mar 1993
Signature Date 08 Apr 1993
Planned Completion Date 31 Jan 2003
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 2002
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Industry, Minning & Quarrying
DAC Sector Code 32110
Commitment U.A 1,076,317.9
Status Completion

Project General Description

This project concerns the Feasibility Study of the Butihinda Gold Deposit Project. The potential project to exploit Butihinda's gold deposits is important for Burundi's economy as it will enable the country to diversify its export resources. This study should enable the national authorities and their partners to be able to decide whether or not to invest in the implementation of the project. The Study should address the following main aspects: technical; economic and financial; institutional and environmental aspects.

Project Objectives

The objective of the study is to examine the feasibility of the exploitation of the gold deposits of the Butihinda block, in the north-east of Burundi.

Beneficiaries

The project should benefit local authorities and the Burundian state.

Participating Organization

Funding
African Development Fund
Extending
Government Of Burundi
Implementing
MINISTERE DE L'ENERGIE ET DES MINES

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-BI-B00-002
Last Update 31 Oct 2019

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Country Burundi