34442-013: North East Community Restoration and Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The goal of the proposed Project is to contribute to the Government's overall relief and rehabilitation program for the north east of Sri Lanka, by improving the living conditions and well-being of communities that have been affected by the ongoing ethnic conflict, particularly communities that contain significant proportions of internally displaced people. The Project will be part of the Government's overall relief and rehabilitation program for the north east, and will coordinate closely ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 34442-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1846
Approval Date 16 Oct 2001
Closing Date 23 Jan 2009
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Natural Resources
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 1,486
Students benefiting from school improvement programs or direct support (number) 179,000
National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 394
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 285,000
New households served with water supply (number) 18,000
New households served with sanitation (number) 897

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
M. Thiruchelvam
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Sri Lanka Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Local Govt & Provincial Council(MLGPC)
Mr E Illapparachchi

PDS Creation Date
05 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
03 Oct 2008