37231-013: MFF-Punjab Irrigated Agriculture Investment Program (Facility)

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Description

The Punjab Irrigated Agriculture Investment Program (PIAIP) will result in economic growth and improved sustainability of water and land resources. This will be achieved through improved management of Punjab's water resources and resulting increased productivity of irrigated agriculture. The outcomes from the Program and its investment projects include: (i) physical rehabilitation and upgrading (R&U) of irrigation infrastructure, (ii) improved practices and strengthened institutional ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 37231-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 0009
Approval Date 13 Dec 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 700,000
Geographical Location Punjab, Pakistan between Lahor and Multan
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Donneth Walton
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Punjab Irrigation Department
Mr. Khalid Masood, Secretary

PDS Creation Date
23 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
23 Jan 2014

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