29603-013: Malakand Rural Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project aims to reduce rural poverty in Malakand by enhancing household incomes and living standards, particularly for the smallholder and tenant farmers, and the landless, who constitute the rural poor in the Project area. Women's human resource development and improvement of their income earning potential are specifically aimed at. At the same time, by assisting to create a semi permanent structure to support village-level development and by providing capacity- building assistance and ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 29603-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1672
Approval Date 18 Mar 1999
Closing Date 01 Jul 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 41,000
Geographical Location Malakand Division in North West Frontier Province (NWFP)
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Natural Resources
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

New households connected to electricity (number) 29,182
Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 1,409
National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 98
New households served with sanitation (number) 40

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

Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Regional Cooperation and Operations Coordination Div, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Planning, Environment & Development Dept, NWFP
Sanaullah Khan

PDS Creation Date
16 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
18 Jan 2008

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