30209-013: Small Scale Water Resources Development Sector II

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall goal of the Project is to support the Government's poverty reduction effort by increasing sustainable agricultural and fishery production. The project objective is to develop sustainable stakeholder-driven, small-scale water resource management systems with special attention to the poorer section of the population. The objectives will be achieved by (i) developing improved means of beneficiary participation in the selection, design, implementation, and operation and maintenance ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 30209-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1831
Approval Date 12 Jul 2001
Closing Date 15 Jun 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 34,000
Geographical Location Nationwide except for 3 hill districts
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 28,180
Land improved through irrigation services, drainage, and flood management (hectares) 190,000

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
Zahir Uddin Ahmad
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Local Government Engineering Department
Mr. Moshiur Rahman

PDS Creation Date
04 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013