34335-012: Balochistan Rural Development and Drought Mitigation

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA will assist the Government to design an investment project that is suitable for external financing covering 18 seriously drought affected districts in the province. The Project goal is to reduce the incidence of rural poverty in Balochistan province. Employment opportunities will be created through economic and social interventions; and resource and environmental degradation will be reduced. The Project will seek to address gender issues through a variety of interventions. Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 34335-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4367
Approval Date 03 Aug 2004
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 300
Geographical Location Covering 18 seriously drought-affected and poor districts in the Province.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Land-Based Natural Resources Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: B


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