26427-013: Secondary Towns Integrated Flood Protection (Phase 2)
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Project for integrated flood protection covers nine secondary towns in Bangladesh: Brahmanbaria, Gaibandha, Jamalpur, Kushtia, Manikganj, Munshiganj, Mymensingh, Rajshahi, and Sunamganj. The selected towns are prone to river flooding, river erosion, waterlogging, and flash floods. The poorer income groups, especially recently settled dwellers, are the most vulnerable to disaster. Lack of flood protection and inadequate drainage lead to waterlogging and overflowing of sewerage facilities, ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2117
Loan No. 8220
|Approval Date||16 Mar 2005|
|Closing Date||12 Dec 2012|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||80,000|
|Geographical Location||Bangladesh: Brahmanbaria, Gaibandha, Jamalpur, Kushtia, Maniganjk, Munshiganj, Mymensingh,Rajshahi and Sunamganj.|
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Urban flood protection
Urban slum development
Urban solid waste management
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)|
Indigenous People: C
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