34331-012: Sustainable Livelihood in Barani Areas Project (Punjab)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project aims to reduce poverty in selected Barani districts in Punjab. Its purpose is to improve economic well-being and social status of the rural poor through a mix of economic and social interventions. Its components will include (i) improved village livelihoods through enhanced access to information, resources and agriculture, financial and social services, and introduction of agro-based cottage industry; (ii) increased agriculture and livestock production through improved soil and water... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 34331-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 4167
Approval Date 02 Sep 2003
Geographical Location TBD
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Agriculture and Rural Sector Development
Thematic Classification Social development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Ahsan Tayyab
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions

Executing Agencies
Agency for Barani Area Development
Mr. Muhammad S. U. Cheema, Director General

Last PDS Update
30 Mar 2007