40046-013: Preparing the Khatlon Province Flood Management Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Tajikistan is susceptible to natural disasters, particularly floods. The floods of 1998 and 1999 were especially devastating, causing 32 deaths and agricultural and infrastructure damage estimated at $55 million. The Project aims to help Tajikistan address recurring flood risks through a holistic and coordinated approach involving both physical and non-physical measures in one of the most floodprone areas in the country - Hamadoni, Farkhor, Kulyab, and Vose districts in Khatlon province. A ... Read More

Country Tajikistan
Project Number 40046-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2356
Approval Date 05 Oct 2007
Closing Date 15 Aug 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 22,000
Geographical Location Hamadoni, Farkhor, Kulyab, and Vose district in Khatlon province.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Rural flood protection
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)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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