36224-013: Rural Infrastructure Improvement II

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project is designed to to reduce poverty in 23 districts of north east and central Bangladesh by expanding the economic opportunities of rural poor through the improvement of rutal infrastructure, genger development and improved local governence. Poverty reduction will be achieved by targetting poor areas and closely involving the poor and other stakeholders in implementing sub projects and maintaining rural infrastructure and strengthening the capability of local institutions. Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 36224-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2254
Grant No. -
Grant No. 0053
Approval Date 18 Aug 2006
Closing Date 26 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 100,000
Geographical Location 23 districts: Dinajpur, Thakurgaon, Panchagar, Rangpur, Nilphamari, Gaibandha, Kurigram, Lalmonirhat, Mymemsingh, Kishoregonj, Netrokona, Jamalpur, Sherpur, Tangail, Dhaka, Gazipur, Narshingdi, Manikgonj, Munshiganj
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
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: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: B

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