34418-013: Southwest Area Integrated Water Resources Planning and Management

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Description

As overall goal, the Project will enhance economic growth and reduce poverty in the concerned FCD/I areas, while providing a model for rejuvenating the poorly performing FCD/I systems that will be replicated throughout the country. The Project objective is to enhance and sustain the productivity of the selected existing FCD/I systems suffering from low performance and high incidence of poverty, with its scope comprising (i) preparing participatory integrated water management plans (IWMPs) ($0.9 ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 34418-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2200
Grant No. 0036
Approval Date 23 Nov 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location Selected subregions in the Southwest Areas of Bangladesh (covering the districts of Faridpur, Gopalganj, Jessore, Magura, Narail, and Rajbari)
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Gender equity
Governance
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Zahir Uddin Ahmad
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Bangladesh Water Development Board
Mr. Ziaur Rahman

PDS Creation Date
24 Jan 2006

Last PDS Update
15 Apr 2014

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