Pakistan: NWFP Barani Area Development - Phase II

Sovereign Project | 29586-013 Status: Closed


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Project Name NWFP Barani Area Development - Phase II
Project Number 29586-013
Country Pakistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 1787-PAK: NWFP Barani Area Development - Phase II
Asian Development Fund US$ 52.00 million
Loan: NWFP Barani Area Development - Phase II
Participating Financial Institutions US$ 1.20 million
ATF - IFAD US$ 14.80 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development - Agricultural production - Forestry - Irrigation - Land-based natural resources management - Livestock - Rural water supply services

Energy - Renewable energy generation - small hydro

Finance - Inclusive finance

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Kohat, Karak, Abbottabad, Haripur, Kohistan, Bannu, Lakki and Orakzai.

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Donneth Walton
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Pakistan Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Planning, Environment & Development Dept, NWFP
Mr. Waqar ul Hassan
Government of NWFP, Civil Secretariat
Khyber Road, Peshawar


Concept Clearance 11 Jul 1996
Fact Finding 15 Apr 2000 to 28 Apr 2000
MRM 13 Jun 2000
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 21 Mar 2007
Last PDS Update 21 Mar 2007

Loan 1787-PAK

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
28 Nov 2000 14 Jun 2001 04 Feb 2002 31 Dec 2008 - 30 Jun 2010
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 85.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 52.00 28 Nov 2000 43.96 0.00 98%
Counterpart 17.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 16.00 28 Nov 2000 45.01 0.00 100%
Title Document Type Document Date
North-West Frontier Province Barani Area Development Project Project/Program Completion Reports Dec 2010

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

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Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
Pakistan: North-West Frontier Province Barani Area Development Project (Phase 2) Validations of Project Completion Reports Dec 2012

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