33453-012: Irrigation System Operation Efficiency Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Government's key development objective is the reduction of poverty in rural areas through increased farm productivity and diversification of the rural economy. The proposed project will have a positive impact on agricultural production and poverty reduction in accordance with the Government's and Bank's strategy. The Project will (i) refine and institutionalize the processes and strategies for transferring O & M and ownership of below secondary level of irrigation canals in National ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 33453-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7141
Approval Date 30 Sep 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,000
Geographical Location Visayas and Mindanao
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Irrigation
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B


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