31288-012: Western River Basins Sector Project (Frmly Kelani Kaluganga River Basin)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective of the project preparatory TA (PPTA) is to prepare a project that will (i) build the operational capacity to implement the national water policy and law, specifically in five western river basins: Kelani Ganga, Kalu Ganga, Maha Oya, Attanagalu Oya,and Bolgoda lake, and establish a functioning system of river basin planning, water rights and allocation; and (ii) carry out priority subprojects for water resource management and water service delivery, with due regard to environmenta... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 31288-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Date 11 Jun 1998
Geographical Location Sri Lanka
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Responsible ADB Officer
Peter Logan
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance and Planning
Mr. M. Wickramage, Director

Last PDS Update
30 Mar 2007

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