29257-013: Stung Chinit Irrigation and Rural Infrastructure Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The primary objectives of the Project are to increase agricultural productivity and farmer incomes, and stimulate the rural economy through the provision of irrigation and drainage for 7,000 ha, and the improvement of rural roads and markets in and around the Project area. Associated with these objectives is the formation and training of water user groups to operate and maintain the irrigation scheme, applying cost recovery measures for roads and irrigation works, strengthening Government ... Read More

Country Cambodia
Project Number 29257-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1753
Approval Date 05 Sep 2000
Closing Date 04 Dec 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 16,000
Geographical Location Chinit River Basin in Kompong Thom Province
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Natural Resources
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 260
Land improved through irrigation services, drainage, and flood management (hectares) 2,960

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Piseth Long
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology

Ministry of Rural Development
*Veng Sakhon

PDS Creation Date
28 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
29 Apr 2009