38096-012: Balkh River Basin Integrated Water Resources Management Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed Balkh River Basin Integrated Water Resources Management Project objectives are to improve water management and associated agricultural productivity and reduce rural poverty within the Balkh River Basin. The project will support physical rehabilitation and upgrading of traditional irrigation systems as well as reestablish and develop new institutional arrangements for improved water management within a river basin context. The project components will comprise (i) physical ... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 38096-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9060
Approval Date 15 Dec 2004
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C


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