Pakistan : Preparing Kurram Tangi Integrated Water Resources Development Project

Sovereign Project | 52051-004

Project Name
Preparing Kurram Tangi Integrated Water Resources Development Project
Project Number
Country / Economy
  • Pakistan
Project Status
Project Type / Modality of Assistance
  • Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9903-PAK: Preparing the Kurram Tangi Integrated Water Resources Development Project
Source Amount
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.80 million
Operational Priorities
  • OP1: Addressing remaining poverty and reducing inequalities
  • OP2: Accelerating progress in gender equality
  • OP3: Tackling climate change, building climate and disaster resilience, and enhancing environmental sustainability
  • OP5: Promoting rural development and food security
  • OP6: Strengthening governance and institutional capacity
Sector / Subsector
  • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development - Agricultural production - Irrigation

  • Energy / Energy efficiency and conservation - Large hydropower generation

Effective gender mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome

Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation

During Project Design
During Project Implementation


Responsible ADB Officer
Zhou, Yaozhou
Responsible ADB Department
Sectors Group
Responsible ADB Division
Agriculture, Food, Nature, and Rural Development Sector Office (SG-AFNR)
Executing Agencies
Water and Power Development Authority


Concept Clearance
Fact Finding
12 Dec 2019
Last Review Mission
Last PDS Update
13 Dec 2019


TA 9903-PAK

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
12 Dec 2019 20 Dec 2019 20 Dec 2019 30 Jun 2021 30 Nov 2024 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,800,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,800,000.00
Cumulative Disbursements
Date Amount
09 Sep 2023 625,472.79

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Title Document Type Document Date
Kurram Tangi Integrated Water Resources: Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Dec 2019
Preparing Kurram Tangi Integrated Water Resources Development Project: Technical Assistance Report Technical Assistance Reports Dec 2019

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards
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Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Recruitment of a TA Coordinator Individual - Consulting Closed
Consulting Firm Firm - Consulting Closed

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor | Address Executing Agency Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
Project Preparatory Technical Assistance 9903 07 Apr 2021 DOLSAR Engineering Inc. Co. (TURKEY) in association with AL KASIB GROUP OF ENGINEERING SERVICES (PAKISTAN) | Mustafa Kemal Mahallesi 2118, Cadde No: Maidan Is Merkezi, C Blok Kat: 8 Cankaya Ankara 06530 Turkey Water and Power Development Authority 1,254,380.00

Procurement Plan

None currently available.