33356-014: Nam Ngum River Basin Development Sector Project (Additional Financing)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


In response to the government's request, the Asian Development Bank approved the additional financing project to consolidate and expand the activities initiated under the current project, Nam Ngum River Basin Development Sector Project. The additional financing project will modify and scale-up the well-performing operations, particularly participatory sub-basin management to strengthen integrated water resources management (IWRM) capacity at the district level, consolidate khet (village ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 33356-014
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2780
Approval Date 26 Sep 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 5,000
Geographical Location Luangprabang province,Xiengkhouang province,Vientiane province
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development
Water-based natural resources management
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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Responsible ADB Officer
Soudalay Souannavong
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Lao Resident Mission

Last PDS Update
24 Sep 2014