36252-013: Western Basins Water Resources Management Project

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Description

The overall Project goal is to improve rural livelihoods through strengthened integrated water resources management (IWRM); improved irrigation service delivery; and enhanced agricultural practices to increase the productivity of irrigated agriculture in Western Basins of Afghanistan (Badghis, Ghor and Herat provinces), mainly comprising the Hari Rud River Basin which includes Herat, and the Murghab River Basins. The scope of the project are as follows: (1) Integrated Water Resources Management... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 36252-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2227
Grant No. 0033
Grant No. 0052
Approval Date 20 Dec 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 65,936
Geographical Location Badghis, Ghor, and Herat provinces, mainly comprising the Hari Rud River Basin, which includes Herat, and the Murghab River Basin.
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
/ Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Mohammad Hanif Ayubi
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Afghanistan Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Mr. Omar Zakhilwal

PDS Creation Date
02 Mar 2006

Last PDS Update
21 Jul 2014

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