32024-013: Sindh Rural Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The goal of the proposed Project is to reduce poverty in southern Sindh through increasing empowerment and improving governance and access to public services, transferring technology for improved livelihoods, and providing essential infrastructure. The objective of the Project is to improve the social status and economic well being of the poorest groups in the project area with a particular focus on (i) haris and agricultural laborers; (ii) marginal owners-cum-tenants; and (iii) small ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 32024-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1934
Approval Date 20 Nov 2002
Closing Date 19 Feb 2009
Geographical Location The large geographical coverage of the Project area, being five districts in southern Sindh (Sanghar, Mirpukhas,Thatta, and Badin).
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Natural Resources
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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