38411-043: Orissa Integrated Irrigated Agriculture and Water Management Investment Program - Project 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The MFF is expected to directly improve the incomes and livelihoods of about 1.7 million people by raising the performance of 215,000 hectares (ha) within the command area of existing major, medium and minor lift irrigation schemes. The main benefits are increased agriculture production due to improved system performance particularly in areas with little or no access to irrigation. This will be through modernization of the existing infrastructure and improved reservoir and canal operation ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 38411-043
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Proposed
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 106,500
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural drainage
Irrigation
Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Cynthia (Cindy) Malvicini
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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

PDS Creation Date
26 Nov 2009

Last PDS Update
15 Oct 2014

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