41657-013: Emergency Disaster Damage Rehabilitation (Sector) Project.

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project is to contribute to sustainable economic growth by minimizing the devastating impact of the severe floods and cyclone, and reducing future risk from similar hazard events. The Project will focus on priority areas identified through consultation with the Government, private sector, nongovernment organizations, and other civil society organizations; and involve community participation. The Project includes capacity building and training to strengthen the ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 41657-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 7057
Loan No. 2409
Loan No. 8233
Grant No. 0146
Loan No. 8239
Grant No. 0110
Approval Date 31 Jan 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 120,200
Geographical Location Districts affected by 2007 floods and cyclone
Sector Multisector
Subsector Multisector
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 2,222
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 25,000,000
Land improved through irrigation services, drainage, and flood management (hectares) 641,500

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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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
Roads and Highways Department
Mr. Shamsul Alam

Local Government Engineering Department
Md. Wahidur Rahman

Finance Division, MOF (EA)

Bangladesh Water Development Board
Md. Sirajul Islam

PDS Creation Date
09 Apr 2008

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2014