Environmental and social due diligences for Lahore heritage and urban regeneration project - Wall City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) / French Development Agency (AFD)

Mission:

AFD provided financing to the Government of Punjab (GoPb) for a heritage and urban regeneration project regarding Lahore Fort and its buffer zone. In this context, AFD supported the GoPb in the project preparation phase, in order to conduct environmental and social due diligences. Insuco was mandated to provide an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA), an Environmental and Social Management Plan (ESMP), to formalise the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) for Rim market, which is located in the buffer zone, and to produce the RAP of the entire buffer zone, excluding Rim market.

Results:

Insuco provided an ESIA following a gender approach, an ESMP which includes a Stakeholder Engagement Plan (SEP), the formalised RAP for Rim market, and another RAP for the rest of the buffer zone.