Sri Lanka: Poverty Assessment and Information Management

Sovereign Project | 37702-012

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Project Name Poverty Assessment and Information Management
Project Number 37702-012
Country Sri Lanka
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4278-SRI: Poverty Assessment and Information Management
National Poverty Reduction Strategies US$ 350,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Economic affairs management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nation- wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Amarasena Gamaathige
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Sri Lanka Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Department of Census and Statistics
No. 15/12, Maitland Crescent
Colombo 07
Sri Lanka
Concept Clearance 23 Nov 2003
Fact Finding 19 Aug 2003 to 04 Sep 2003
Approval 18 Dec 2003
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 07 Sep 2007
Last PDS Update 07 Sep 2007

TA 4278-SRI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
18 Dec 2003 30 Apr 2004 30 Apr 2004 28 Feb 2007 31 Dec 2007 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 350,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 350,000.00 18 Dec 2003 327,969.45

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