40683-012: Risk Mitigation and Strengthening of Endangered Reservoirs in Shandong Province
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The proposed Project will have a direct positive impact on poverty reduction for people living downstream of the reservoirs, since it will (i) mitigate potential failure risks of the reservoirs and protect the lives, property, and livelihoods of the poor, who usually are the majority of the population living downstream; and (ii) provide more water for agriculture, aquaculture, and domestic use to the poor living downstream of the reservoirs. Read More
China, People's Republic of
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 7270
|Approval Date||14 Apr 2009|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||500|
|Geographical Location||Shandong province, People's Republic of China|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
|Subsector||Water-based natural resources management|
Indigenous People: C
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