44167-014: Flood and Riverbank Erosion Risk Management Investment Program - Project 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The investment program will establish flood and riverbank erosion risk mitigation systems in priority river reaches along the Jamuna, Padma, and Ganges rivers, and strengthen flood and riverbank erosion management institutional systems. The first tranche will provide urgently needed structural and nonstructural measures in three high priority subproject areas. The first tranche will also provide the institutional capacity strengthening support that will be continued throughout the investment ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 44167-014
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 3138
Grant No. 0396
Approval Date 03 Jul 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 65,000
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)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Natsuko Totsuka
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

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

Last PDS Update
19 Oct 2014

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