33249-013: North East Province Coastal Community Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The goal of the Project is to reduce proverty in vulnerable coastal communities in the three districts (Trincomalee, Batticoloa, and Ampara) of eastern Sri Lanka. The Project purpose is sustainable livelihood development and sound management of natural resources. The Project is organized into five components: (i) Coastal Resource Planning; (ii) Natural Resource Management and Development; (iii) Livelihood Improvement in Vulnerable Communities Outside the Special Management Areas; (iv) ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 33249-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2027
Approval Date 16 Jun 2004
Closing Date 24 Jan 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location Batticaloa, Trincomalee, Ampara
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 7,583

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
Nissanka Salgado
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Sri Lanka Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of NationBuilding & Estate Infrastructure
S.M. Croos, Project Director

PDS Creation Date
05 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013