44167-013: Flood and Riverbank Erosion Risk Management Investment Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The investment program will improve livelihoods of people in the project area along the main rivers in Bangladesh. It will reduce flood and riverbank erosion risks through strengthening flood and riverbank erosion management institutional systems, and establishing integrated and sustainable structural and non-structural risk mitigation systems in priority protection reaches. The investment program is the follow-on project of the Jamuna-Meghna River Erosion Mitigation Project. It will extend ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 44167-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 0082
Approval Date 26 Jun 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 255,000
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Rural flood protection
Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban flood protection
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)

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