34331-013: Sustainable Livelihood in Barani Areas Project (formerly Barani Dev III)
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Project s objectives are to enhance access to land, water, markets, services, agricultural inputs, technologies, and employment among the population living in barani areas in order to increase incomes, improve the quality of life and, ultimately, reduce poverty among vulnerable groups within the project area. At the same time, the Project will strengthen governance structures, aid the process of devolution, and build capacity within local governments to plan and implement development ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2134
|Approval Date||14 Dec 2004|
|Closing Date||25 Feb 2013|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||41,000|
|Geographical Location||The project area will be the barani areas of the 10 districts of Bhakkar, Chakwal, Gujrat,Jhelum, Khushab, Layyah, Mianwali, Narowal, Rawalpindi, and Sialkot, and that have yet to be taken up by a barani or area development project.|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
|Subsector||Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development|
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