32478-012: Large Dams and Recommended Practices

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The long term objective of the study is to ensure that only those dam projects that are agreed to be the "best" method of providing certain benefits, following a comprehensive assessment of alternatives will be constructed. These projects should include mitigation of adverse impacts to an acceptable level and to the satisfaction of the stakeholders. To meet this objective, the short-term purpose of the study is to prepare recommendations on best practice projects in Asia. The RETA will investiga... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 32478-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status
Approval Number TA No. 5828
Approval Date 28 Dec 1998
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection

 

 

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