40156-023: MFF - Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Investment Program - Tranche 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The investment program will address immediate coastal protection needs and coastal instability using environmentally and socially appropriate solutions, with a focus on softer options such as artificial reefs, beach nourishments, and dune management in the states of Goa, Karnataka, and Maharashtra. It will also develop institutional capacities to meet the long-term needs of sustainable coastal protection and management, and support initiatives to increase the participation of the private ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 40156-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2679
Approval Date 06 Oct 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 51,555
Geographical Location Karnataka, Maharashtra, and Goa,
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Harish Varma
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
India Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ports and Inland Waterways Department

Maharashtra Maritime Board

PDS Creation Date
15 Feb 2010

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014