29586-013: NWFP Barani Area Development - Phase II

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project objective is to reduce poverty in remote areas of NWFP, particularly among smallholders and landless. In addition, the Project also aims to improve the status of women in these traditionally conservative areas where access and opportunities have been limited. The Project scope includes (i) village-level development, (ii) natural resource management, (iii) rural financial services, (iv) participatory small-scale community infrastructure, and (v) effective project management.... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 29586-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1787
Approval Date 28 Nov 2000
Closing Date 30 Jun 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 52,000
Geographical Location Kohat, Karak, Abbottabad, Haripur, Kohistan, Bannu, Lakki and Orakzai.
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
/ Agriculture and Natural Resources
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Ismat Raza
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
CWAE

Executing Agencies
Planning, Environment & Development Dept, NWFP
Mr. Waqar ul Hassan

PDS Creation Date
21 Mar 2007

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