34418-013: Southwest Area Integrated Water Resources Planning and Management

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


As overall goal, the Project will enhance economic growth and reduce poverty in the concerned FCD/I areas, while providing a model for rejuvenating the poorly performing FCD/I systems that will be replicated throughout the country. The Project objective is to enhance and sustain the productivity of the selected existing FCD/I systems suffering from low performance and high incidence of poverty, with its scope comprising (i) preparing participatory integrated water management plans (IWMPs) ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 34418-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2200
Grant No. 0036
Approval Date 23 Nov 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location Selected subregions in the Southwest Areas of Bangladesh (covering the districts of Faridpur, Gopalganj, Jessore, Magura, Narail, and Rajbari)
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development
Water-based natural resources management
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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