31288-013: Water Resource Management

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project is to strengthen the Government'scapacity to manage its water resources in a sustainable,participatory, and transparent way. It will be implemented in twoparts: (i) capacity building to assist in establishing NWRA andstrengthening existing agencies in the water sector (part A), and (ii) construction of urgently needed infrastructure for control and measurement of water resources (part B).Part A will have three components: (i) establishment of NWRAand its ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 31288-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1757
Approval Date 19 Sep 2000
Closing Date 26 Dec 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 19,700
Geographical Location Deduru Oya, Menik Ganga and Attanagalu Oya river basins
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Ki Hee Ryu
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
National Water Supply and Drainage Board

National Water Resources Authority

PDS Creation Date
02 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
06 Feb 2007