33356-013: Nam Ngum River Basin Development Sector Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Project's two immediate objectives were to (i) foster and institutionalize IWRM in the mainstream management process of the Government at the central, provincial, and district levels; and (ii) support investment interventions in relatively degraded parts of NNRB to ensure sustainable watershed management and to provide livelihood opportunities for the poor and ethnic groups. The Project had three main components: (i) IWRM, (ii) reservoir management and river basin modeling, and (iii) ... Read More
Lao People's Democratic Republic
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 1933
|Approval Date||11 Nov 2002|
|Closing Date||11 May 2011|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||15,000|
|Geographical Location||Covers the Nam Ngum River Basin in central Lao PDR, with an area of about 16,906 km2, in north-central LAO.|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
|Subsector||Water-based natural resources management|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
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