36224-013: Rural Infrastructure Improvement II

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project is designed to to reduce poverty in 23 districts of north east and central Bangladesh by expanding the economic opportunities of rural poor through the improvement of rutal infrastructure, genger development and improved local governence. Poverty reduction will be achieved by targetting poor areas and closely involving the poor and other stakeholders in implementing sub projects and maintaining rural infrastructure and strengthening the capability of local institutions.... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 36224-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2254
Grant No. 0053
Approval Date 18 Aug 2006
Closing Date 26 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 100,000
Geographical Location 23 districts: Dinajpur, Thakurgaon, Panchagar, Rangpur, Nilphamari, Gaibandha, Kurigram, Lalmonirhat, Mymemsingh, Kishoregonj, Netrokona, Jamalpur, Sherpur, Tangail, Dhaka, Gazipur, Narshingdi, Manikgonj, Munshiganj
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
/ Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Elma Morsheda
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Local Govt Div,Min of Local Govt Rural Devt & Coop
*Syed Mahbubur Rahman

Local Government Engineering Department

PDS Creation Date
27 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014

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