37290-012: Community Self-Reliance and Flood Risk Reduction

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The goal is to reduce the vulnerability of poor rural communities to recurrent floods and droughts. Its purpose is to increase capacity to cope with recurrent floods and droughts in selected communities in the lower Mekong River basin. The TA will (i) assess the effectiveness of ongoing and previous NGO interventions; (ii) select target areas using a simple paper geographic information system (based on vulnerability to floods and droughts, incidence of poverty, locations of previous and ... Read More

Country Cambodia
Project Number 37290-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4574
Approval Date 08 Apr 2005
Geographical Location Svey Rieng and Takeo Provinces, Cambodia
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection


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