42104-012: Strategic Partnerships for Policy Development and Action to Foster Regional Cooperation in South Asia

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


To support policy related research on both sensitive and cutting edge issues of strategic importance to South Asian countries. The research will be on topics that are of critical relevance to the economic, environmental and social stability of the region.... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 42104-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 6472
Approval Date 25 Jul 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 700
Geographical Location South Asia ( Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Maldives, India; Afghanistan and Pakistan TBD)
Sector / Subsector Classification Public sector management
/ Economic and Public Affairs Management
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Private sector development
Regional cooperation and integration



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Kavita Iyengar
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
India Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Sunniya Durrani-Jamal

PDS Creation Date
26 May 2008

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013