46428-001: Capacity Building for Enhanced Safeguards Management

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Combination of weak systems and absence of a regulatory framework governing involuntary resettlement pose a major challenge to safeguards compliance in ADB-financed projects in the country. The TA will focus on improving institutional safeguards management to effectively address internal capacity constraints, and providing legal advice, interpretation and recommendations on applicable national and provincial laws to address resettlement related issues in two key federal agencies, the Nationa... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 46428-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8309
Approval Date 10 Dec 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 550
Geographical Location Country wide
Sector Multisector
Subsector Multisector



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Ashfaq Khokhar
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pakistan Resident Mission

Last PDS Update
06 May 2014