36252-013: Western Basins Water Resources Management Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The overall Project goal is to improve rural livelihoods through strengthened integrated water resources management (IWRM); improved irrigation service delivery; and enhanced agricultural practices to increase the productivity of irrigated agriculture in Western Basins of Afghanistan (Badghis, Ghor and Herat provinces), mainly comprising the Hari Rud River Basin which includes Herat, and the Murghab River Basins. The scope of the project are as follows: (1) Integrated Water Resources ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2227
Grant No. 0033
Grant No. 0052
|Approval Date||20 Dec 2005|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||65,936|
|Geographical Location||Badghis, Ghor, and Herat provinces, mainly comprising the Hari Rud River Basin, which includes Herat, and the Murghab River Basin.|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development
Water-based natural resources management
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
Indigenous People: C
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