29603-013: Malakand Rural Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The Project aims to reduce rural poverty in Malakand by enhancing household incomes and living standards, particularly for the smallholder and tenant farmers, and the landless, who constitute the rural poor in the Project area. Women's human resource development and improvement of their income earning potential are specifically aimed at. At the same time, by assisting to create a semi permanent structure to support village-level development and by providing capacity- building assistance and ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 29603-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1672
Approval Date 18 Mar 1999
Closing Date 01 Jul 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 41,000
Geographical Location Malakand Division in North West Frontier Province (NWFP)
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Natural Resources
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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