39631-013: Earthquake Emergency Assistance Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will contribute to reversing the devastating impact of the earthquake and so revive economic activity and enable people to resume their livelihoods and return to normal life. This will be achieved primarily through rehabilitating and reconstructing damaged and destroyed infrastructure as quickly as possible, which will particularly assist the poor and other vulnerable people. The project will have the following components: (i) quick-disbursing, which will be used to finance ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 39631-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0029
Loan No. 2213
TA No. 4730
Grant No. 0037
Approval Date 08 Dec 2006
Closing Date 13 Sep 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 358,155
Geographical Location State of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, and Khyber Paktunkhwa Province of Pakistan
Sector Multisector
Subsector Multisector
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 2,395
Teachers trained (number) 656
Students benefiting from school improvement programs or direct support (number) 52,213
National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 793

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
Mian S. Shafi
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pakistan Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehab Authority
* Lt. Gen Haroon

Last PDS Update
26 Jan 2014