29586-013: NWFP Barani Area Development - Phase II

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project objective is to reduce poverty in remote areas of NWFP, particularly among smallholders and landless. In addition, the Project also aims to improve the status of women in these traditionally conservative areas where access and opportunities have been limited. The Project scope includes (i) village-level development, (ii) natural resource management, (iii) rural financial services, (iv) participatory small-scale community infrastructure, and (v) effective project management. Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 29586-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1787
Approval Date 28 Nov 2000
Closing Date 30 Jun 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 52,000
Geographical Location Kohat, Karak, Abbottabad, Haripur, Kohistan, Bannu, Lakki and Orakzai.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Natural Resources
Safeguard Categories Environment: B


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