34038-012: Jamuna and Meghna River Erosion Mitigation Project

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Description

The objectives of the TA are (i) to assist the Government to identify and design feasible measures to mitigate river bank erosion at MDIP and PIRDP that are sustainable and cost effective for agricultural lands; and (ii) to prepare the framework for sustainable river bank management and planning systems for both sites. These systems are to incorporate local participation within the institutional framework, monitoring, O&M, annual planning processes, and cost recovery mechanisms. It will ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 34038-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 3659
Approval Date 28 May 2001
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,000
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

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Responsible ADB Officer
Kenichi Yokoyama
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Bangladesh Water Development Board
Mr. Sharif Rafiquel Islam, Project Director

Last PDS Update
09 Aug 2011

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