38135-013: Multisector Rehabilitation Project for Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project is to rehabilitate and reconstruct essential infrastructure and facilities and to improve living conditions and quality of life in AJK. The Project will provide a rapid improvement in the well-being of about 3.4 million people in AJK, mainly low income communities and, together with the similar ADB intervention in Jammu and Kashmir on the other side of the LOC, will support the ongoing peace process between Pakistan and India by provision of high priority and ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 38135-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2153
Approval Date 21 Dec 2004
Closing Date 05 Aug 2009
Geographical Location Azad Jammu & Kashmir
Sector Multisector
Subsector Multisector
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 555
Distribution lines installed or updgraded (kilometers) 3,715
National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 106
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 3,400,000

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
Atiq Ahmad
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Planning & Development Department (P&D)
Mr. Mushtaq Hussain Awan/Project Coordinator

Planning & Development Department (P&D)
* Mr. Mushtaq Hussain Awan

PDS Creation Date
13 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
19 Apr 2010