37245-013: Conflict-affected Area Rehabilitation Project (formerly Emergency Assistance for the Rehabilitation of the North and East)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objective of the Project, is to support rehabilitation of essential infrastructure and restoration of community livelihoods in the most severely conflict-affected areas of the North East, predominantly in the districts of Jaffna, Mannar, Kilinochchi, Mullaitivu, Vavuniya, Trincomalee, Batticaloa, and Ampara. The Project will focus on the highest priority sectors and areas for which ADB's assistance is most appropriate, based on the needs assessment and reflecting consultations with ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 37245-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2043
Loan No. 2044
Grant No. 0062
Approval Date 11 Dec 2003
Closing Date 13 Dec 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 80,000
Geographical Location Conflict Affected Areas in North and East
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

New households connected to electricity (number) 27,000
National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 91
New households served with water supply (number) 3,272
New households served with sanitation (number) 3,272
Land improved through irrigation services, drainage, and flood management (hectares) 3,279

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
K.M. Tilakaratne
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Sri Lanka Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Local Govt & Provincial Council(MLGPC)
Mr Cashian Hearth

Ministry of Power and Energy (MOPE)
Mrs. W Jayaweera

Ministry of Highways
Mr W A S Weerasinghe

Ministry of Housing and Plantation Infrastructure
Mr Lal Premanath

PDS Creation Date
31 Oct 2007

Last PDS Update
22 Aug 2014