38327-012: Implementing the National Flood Management Strategy

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


In 2005, Ministry of Water Resources (MWR) supported by ADB technical assistance (TA 4327-PRC: National Flood Management Strategy Study), prepared a National Flood Management Strategy which enabled them to make the shift from employing traditional structural measures for reducing flood damage to a balanced approach using both structural and non-structural measures. As follow-up to this TA 4327-PRC, MWR proposed a new TA in implementing the National Flood Management Strategy at the provincial ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 38327-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 7049
Approval Date 20 Dec 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 200
Geographical Location Pilot trials were implemented in a typical mountainous area with serious flash flooding (Jiangxi province) and a typical flood plain with flood detention basins (Hunan province).
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Yoshiaki Kobayashi
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Water Resources

PDS Creation Date
05 Oct 2009

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013