37231-012: Punjab Irrigated Agriculture Development Sector Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The overall goal is to improve rural livelihoods and reduce rural poverty through improved irrigation service delivery, enhanced agricultural practices, and strengthened water resources and environmental management to increase the productivity of irrigated agriculture in Punjab. The TA and the ensuing project have the following interrelated objectives: (i) improve water resources management at all levels in LBDC, (ii) strengthen capacity and institutional frameworks to manage irrigated agricultu... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 37231-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4642
Approval Date 01 Sep 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 595
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Governance
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Akhtar Ali
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Irrigation and Power Dept., Punjab
Mr. Khalid Masood, Secretary

PDS Creation Date
23 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
02 Sep 2011

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