38417-012: Community Irrigation Project

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Description

The Project goal is to promote inclusive economic growth, poverty reduction, and sustainable management of water and land resources. Its specific objective is to improve agricultural productivity and sustainability by improving access to irrigation, with a particular focus on marginal and smallholders currently having little access to irrigation, through community-based and/or sector private minor/micro irrigation, with strong, demand-driven stakeholder involvement and a decentralized approach. ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 38417-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7229
Approval Date 29 Jan 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 750
Geographical Location Participating districts will be determined during TA Implementation
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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Responsible ADB Officer
Not Assigned
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Department of Irrigation, Kathmandu
Kamal Regmi

PDS Creation Date
27 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
05 Mar 2013

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