30254-012: Irrigation Management Transfer
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Government has invested considerable resources in developing irrigation infrastructure throughout the country, especially since it complements its government food self-sufficiency program. Recent experience reveals that beneficiary farmers more effectively handle the management of such infrastructure themselves. Therefore, the Government has adopted a policy of handing over all management and financial responsibilities relating to irrigation systems to Water Users Associations. The ... Read More
Lao People's Democratic Republic
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 3189
|Approval Date||27 Apr 1999|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
|Subsector||Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection|
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