35081-012: Flood Mitigation

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Description

The objective of the TA is to prepare an investment Project to help the Government achieve its flood mitigation targets. The Project will aim at reducing the adverse economic, social, and environmental impacts of flooding with a focus on the most affected districts in the near northwest region of Azerbaijan. The purpose of the Project will be to assist the Government in adopting an improved and more integrated approach to flood mitigation in the flood prone areas. The first phase of the TA (t... Read More

Country Azerbaijan
Project Number 35081-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 3864
Approval Date 15 May 2002
Geographical Location The Project will focus on the near northwest region of Azerbaijan along the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus, encompassing nine districts.
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection
Thematic Classification Environmental sustainability
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Responsible ADB Officer
Binsar P. Tambunan
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
CWAE

Executing Agencies
Azerbaijan Amelioration and Water Farm-OJSC
Mr. Nadim G. Kazibekov, First Deputy Chair

Last PDS Update
18 Oct 2010

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