35081-013: Flood Mitigation

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project's objective is to provide immediate improvement to the level of security against recurring flood damages in selected areas. Read More

Country Azerbaijan
Project Number 35081-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2068
Approval Date 19 Dec 2003
Closing Date 18 Jan 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 22,000
Geographical Location The Project covers 25 schemes: one scheme in Araz River flood plain in Sharur district of the Autonomous Region of Nakhchivan, 22 in 9 districts in the Greater Caucasus area in the NW, and one scheme each in Gusar in NE and Astara in SE
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-based natural resources management
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Land improved through irrigation services, drainage, and flood management (hectares) 101,170

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
Binsar P. Tambunan
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Azerbaijan Amelioration and Water Farm-OJSC
Mr. A. Ahmadzadeh

Azerbaijan Amelioration and Water Farm-OJSC
Mr. M.A. Abdullayev

PDS Creation Date
13 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
01 Jun 2011