33268-013: FATA Rural Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Project initiatives focus on improving the quality of life for the region's inhabitants. Activities include establishing sustainable productive technologies with arrested environmental and resource degradation through integrated resource management, including agriculture and livestock production, and farm and community forestry. New construction and upgrading of existing infrastructure for production, water consumption, and transportation represent significant aspects of the Project. Project ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 33268-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2234
Approval Date 25 Apr 2006
Closing Date 11 Oct 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 42,000
Geographical Location Mohmand, Bajaur and Khyber Agencies in Fedrally Administered Tribal Area
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 233
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 13,132
New households served with water supply (number) 27,933
Land improved through irrigation services, drainage, and flood management (hectares) 7,683

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
Donneth Walton
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pakistan Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
FATA Secretariat
Mr. Masood Khan Bangash

PDS Creation Date
16 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014