39144-013: Tsunami-Affected Areas Rebuilding Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the TAARP is to rapidly improve the living conditions and well-being of a significant number of people in the tsunami-affected areas by restoring basic social infrastructure, community and public services, and livelihoods. TAARP will address the needs of tsunami-affected people through numerous subprojects in a variety of sectors selected and formulated in response to requests from tsunami-affected people and the Government. Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 39144-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2167
Grant No. 0006
Grant No. 0045
Grant No. 0011
Loan No. 8221
Approval Date 19 Jun 2007
Closing Date 01 Apr 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 157,000
Geographical Location In the Tsunami hit areas of Sri lanka
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 2,080
Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 15,550
National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 370
New households served with water supply (number) 45,146

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
Nissanka Salgado
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Sri Lanka Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Task Force for Rebuilding the Nation (TAFREN)

PDS Creation Date
19 Mar 2010

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014