40193-012: Updating the National Water Policy and Strategy

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The TA will address two key activities that are urgently required to enable Lao PDR adopt integrated water resources management (IWRM) namely: (i) the development of a National Water Resource Policy and Strategy; and (ii) the first phase of the preparation of a national water resources information inventory and assessment. In addition, the TA will assist the Government develop the design and framework document for a Lao IWRM Support Program including financing requirements. The primary outcome... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 40193-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 7013
Approval Date 12 Dec 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Lao PDR, nationwide
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Ian William Makin
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Water Resources &Environment Administration (WREA)
Phonechaleun Nonthaxay

PDS Creation Date
11 Jan 2008

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013

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