40515-013: Sustainable Rural Infrastructure Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The Sustainable Rural Infrastructure Improvement Project (the Project) will reduce poverty and raise incomes in 21 districts of northwest and southwest Bangladesh through fostering economic growth, governance and gender equity. The Project will enhance the accessibility of the rural people to social services, such as health and education and economic opportunities. Widening the access to markets and livelihood activity will result will result in improved earnings for the rural poor ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 40515-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2696
Approval Date 11 Nov 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 60,000
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
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 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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