33165-032: Innovations for Participatory Flood Control by the Poor along the Yellow River

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Description

The strategic development goal of the JFPR project is to reduce the long-lasting environment-related causes of poverty in the Yellow River project area. The objective of the JFPR project is to encourage poor communities to adopt effective and sustainable ways of watershed management and land degradation to reduce sedimentation of the river, and thus their vulnerability to flood disasters. The project will provide them an opportunity to invest in alternative livelihood activities that will either... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 33165-032
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9011
Approval Date 16 Nov 2001
Sector / Subsector Classification Not yet classified
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Responsible ADB Officer
Su Chin Teoh
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Water Resources
Zhang Ximing, Deputy Division Chief

PDS Creation Date
17 Oct 2007

Last PDS Update
28 Oct 2010

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