33512-012: Strategy for Improved Flood Management

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The 1998 and 1999 floods caused heavy damages to roads, bridges, and other public infrastructure and private property. The total loss is estimated at $30 million, in addition to the loss of about 50 lives. While the floods were caused by heavy downpour, poor hydrologic inputs to the design of structures, and substandard designs and construction were mainly responsible for damage to public infrastructure. The loss of lives and damage to the property were caused because of lack of flood zoning, an... Read More

Country Tajikistan
Project Number 33512-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status
Approval Number TA No. 3495
Approval Date 05 Sep 2000
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection
Thematic Classification Gender equity

 

 

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Responsible ADB Officer
M. Ashraf Malik

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
CWAE

Executing Agencies
Ctr. for the Liq. of the Consequences of Nat. Dis.

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