33512-012: Strategy for Improved Flood Management

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The 1998 and 1999 floods caused heavy damages to roads, bridges, and other public infrastructure and private property. The total loss is estimated at $30 million, in addition to the loss of about 50 lives. While the floods were caused by heavy downpour, poor hydrologic inputs to the design of structures, and substandard designs and construction were mainly responsible for damage to public infrastructure. The loss of lives and damage to the property were caused because of lack of flood ... Read More

Country Tajikistan
Project Number 33512-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3495
Approval Date 05 Sep 2000
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection


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