40046-013: Preparing the Khatlon Province Flood Management Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

Tajikistan is susceptible to natural disasters, particularly floods. The floods of 1998 and 1999 were especially devastating, causing 32 deaths and agricultural and infrastructure damage estimated at $55 million. The Project aims to help Tajikistan address recurring flood risks through a holistic and coordinated approach involving both physical and non-physical measures in one of the most floodprone areas in the country - Hamadoni, Farkhor, Kulyab, and Vose districts in Khatlon province. A maj... Read More

Country Tajikistan
Project Number 40046-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2356
Approval Date 05 Oct 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 22,000
Geographical Location Hamadoni, Farkhor, Kulyab, and Vose district in Khatlon province.
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
/ Water-based natural resources management
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Ryutaro Takaku
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Agency of Land Reclamation and Irrigation
* Mr. R. Karimov

PDS Creation Date
23 Jul 2007

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014

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