37641-013: Hunan Flood Management Sector Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project supports the People's Republic of China's (PRC) and the Hunan Provincial Government's (HnPG) policies and plans for flood protection investments. Since 2000, the Ministry of Water Resources has been changing its policy and strategy from a flood-control approach to a river basin-based integrated flood management approach. The policy shift is economically and environmentally sustainable and aims to be socially inclusive. The project is supporting the implementation of an area and ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 37641-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2244
TA No. 4813
Approval Date 29 Jun 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 200,000
Geographical Location HUNAN
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Rural flood protection
Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: A

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