38411-023: ORISSA Integrated Irrigated Agriculture & Water Management Investment Program - Project 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project aims to (i) enhance productivity and sustainability of existing underutilized and underperforming major, medium, and minor irrigation systems with participatory irrigation management, and (ii) strengthen institutions for sustainable irrigation service delivery and associated support services, and for initiating operations for integrated water resources management on the basis of river basins. Its tentative scope includes (i) participatory scheme design and WUA strengthening; (ii) irr... Read More

Country India
Project Number 38411-023
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2444
Loan No. 8240
TA No. 7131
Approval Date 18 Sep 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 16,500
Geographical Location The subprojects will be located within Brahmani, Baitarani, Burhabalanga, and Subernarekha River basins, and a part of the Mahanadi River delta areas.
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
/ Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Yasmin Sadia Siddiqi
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Water Resources Department, Government of Orissa
Mr. P. Bhadra

PDS Creation Date
20 Nov 2009

Last PDS Update
19 Jul 2014

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