40515-013: Sustainable Rural Infrastructure Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Sustainable Rural Infrastructure Improvement Project (the Project) will reduce poverty and raise incomes in 21 districts of northwest and southwest Bangladesh through fostering economic growth, governance and gender equity. The Project will enhance the accessibility of the rural people to social services, such as health and education and economic opportunities. Widening the access to markets and livelihood activity will result will result in improved earnings for the rural poor including t... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 40515-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2696
Approval Date 11 Nov 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 60,000
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Mohammad Nazrul Islam
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Local Government Engineering Department
Md Wahidur Rahman

PDS Creation Date
02 Dec 2010

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014

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