34188-013: Northern Community Managed Irrigation

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project aims to reduce rural poverty in 11 districts of the northern region through sustained growth of agricultural production by developing community managed irrigation schemes with strong community ownership.The Project will provide services and activities of the following four project components in an integrated manner to each subproject: (i) community mobilization, (ii) institutional capacity building for better participatory planning facilitation and technical management, (iii) ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 34188-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2086
Approval Date 05 Jul 2004
Closing Date 23 Feb 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 10,000
Geographical Location Provinces of Huaphanh, Luang Prabang, Vientiane, Xayabury and Xiengkhuang in Lao Peoples Democratic Republic.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 29
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 2,715
New households served with water supply (number) 1,309
Land improved through irrigation services, drainage, and flood management (hectares) 2,210

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
Sisavanh Phanouvong
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Lao Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Department of Irrigation
*Mr. Phaythoune Phomvixay

PDS Creation Date
11 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013

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