40683-012: Risk Mitigation and Strengthening of Endangered Reservoirs in Shandong Province

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Description

The proposed Project will have a direct positive impact on poverty reduction for people living downstream of the reservoirs, since it will (i) mitigate potential failure risks of the reservoirs and protect the lives, property, and livelihoods of the poor, who usually are the majority of the population living downstream; and (ii) provide more water for agriculture, aquaculture, and domestic use to the poor living downstream of the reservoirs.... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 40683-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7270
Approval Date 14 Apr 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Shandong province, People's Republic of China
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Social development
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Yoshiaki Kobayashi
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Shandong Provincial Government
Mr. Yongfeng Yang

PDS Creation Date
17 Feb 2009

Last PDS Update
13 Aug 2012

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