40239-013: Development of the Northern Chu and Southern Ma Rivers Irrigation System Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project is part of a wider government investment to deliver water from the Cua Dat reservoir to the command area. It will finance the construction and upgrading of about 58 km of main canals (the north and south main canals of the Northern Chu and Southern Ma Rivers Irrigation System--NCSMRIS) and lower order canal distribution systems to supply existing pumped irrigation schemes which presently draw water from the Chu and Ma rivers. It will also to develop presently rainfed areas to ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 40239-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2828
Approval Date 12 Dec 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 110,000
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural production
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: A
Indigenous People: A

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