38625-013: Emergency Flood Damage Rehabilitation Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project is to sustain economic development by supporting the Government's efforts to rehabilitate high-priority and essential infrastructure damaged by the 2004 floods in Bangladesh. The Project will focus on priority areas, identified through consultation with the Government, public and private sector, civil society and involve community participation. The Project also includes capacity building and training to strengthen the Government's disaster preparedness through ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 38625-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2156
Approval Date 20 Jan 2005
Closing Date 13 Dec 2007
Geographical Location Central and Northern region of Bangladesh
Sector Multisector
Subsector Multisector
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 7,310
Railways constructed or/and upgraded (kilometers) 149
Land improved through irrigation services, drainage, and flood management (hectares) 93,000

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
Ahmed Faruque
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Local Government Engineering Department
M.Wahidur Rahman and M.Abdul Gaffar

Roads and Highways Department
A.K.M.Rezaul Haque

Ministry of Local Gov't,Rural Dev't,&Co-operatives

Bangladesh Railway (BR)
Habib Ahmed

Bangladesh Water Development Board
M.Humayun Kabir

PDS Creation Date
31 Jan 2007

Last PDS Update
16 Jul 2008