38411-023: ORISSA Integrated Irrigated Agriculture & Water Management Investment Program - Project 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project aims to (i) enhance productivity and sustainability of existing underutilized and underperforming major, medium, and minor irrigation systems with participatory irrigation management, and (ii) strengthen institutions for sustainable irrigation service delivery and associated support services, and for initiating operations for integrated water resources management on the basis of river basins. Its tentative scope includes (i) participatory scheme design and WUA strengthening; (ii) ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 38411-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2444
Loan No. 8240
TA No. 7131
Approval Date 18 Sep 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 16,500
Geographical Location The subprojects will be located within Brahmani, Baitarani, Burhabalanga, and Subernarekha River basins, and a part of the Mahanadi River delta areas.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural drainage
Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: B

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