39364-013: Barani Integrated Water Resources Sector Project (formerly Community Storage and Irrigated Agriculture Development Sector Project)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The expected impact of the proposed project is improve household income and health in the districts of Attock, Rawalpindi, Jehlum and Chakwal in the barani areas of Punjab province. These four districts were selected due to their high percentage of rainfed agriculture compared to other districts in the barani areas and their high potential for water storage development. The project's outcome is to increase crops and livestock productivity and households' access to domestic water supply. This wil... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 39364-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2411
Loan No. 2412
Approval Date 03 Mar 2008
Closing Date 03 Mar 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 75,000
Geographical Location Attock, Rawalpindi, Jehlum and Chakwal in the Barani areas of Punjab province.
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Agriculture and Natural Resources
Thematic Classification Environmental sustainability
Gender equity
Social development
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Arnaud M. Cauchois
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Irrigation and Power Dept., Punjab
Mr. Muhammad Ubaid Ullah Rundhawa

PDS Creation Date
24 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
18 Oct 2011

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