Tajikistan: Water Resources Development and Rehabilitation

Sovereign Project | 33042-012 Status: Archived

Project Details

Project Officer
Bozakov, Plamen Central and West Asia Department Request for information
  • Tajikistan
  • Technical Assistance
  • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Project Name Water Resources Development and Rehabilitation
Project Number 33042-012
Country Tajikistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4143-TAJ: Water Resources Development and Rehabilitation
Japan Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Water-based natural resources management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming

The objective of the TA is to prepare a feasibility study of a project to raise farm productivity and rural household income and improve the environment in the project area through integrated assistance in rural infrastructure rehabilitation, institutional strengthening, and improvement of agricultural production technologies and marketing. The Project will complement the assistance to be provided under the Agriculture Rehabilitation Project supported by ADB, which will be implemented beginning in 2003.

The tentative project scope encompasses (i) capacity building for proper operation, maintenance, and repair of irrigation and rural infrastructure; (ii) management of water resources; (iii) support of agricultural marketing; and (iv) enhanced farm management and technologies. Priority will be given to areas with higher incidence of poverty and areas where benefit-impacts will be sustainable.

A grant financed TA will accompany the loan-funded investments to advance government policy formulation and investment programming in the agriculture and natural resources sector.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The design of the proposed project will be in line with the interim operational strategy (IOS) for Tajikistan of 1998 and CSPU for 2003-2005, which focus ADB assistance on agriculture and infrastructure rehabilitation, with a veiw to reducing rural poverty.

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Tajikistan - covering an area of 6 districts.

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will require 20 international and 40 domestic person-months inputs.
Procurement No civil works involved. Procurement of 3 computers, photocopiers, and office equipment.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Bozakov, Plamen
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division CWSS
Executing Agencies
Agency of Land Reclamation and Irrigation
5/1 Shamci Street


Concept Clearance 10 Aug 2001
Fact Finding 10 Feb 2003 to 22 Feb 2003
Approval 14 Jul 2003
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 02 Nov 2005
Last PDS Update 18 Jul 2006

TA 4143-TAJ

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
14 Jul 2003 21 Aug 2003 21 Aug 2003 28 Feb 2004 15 Oct 2004 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 108,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 708,000.00 14 Jul 2003 573,696.36

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