41224-012: Agusan River Basin Integrated Water Resources Management Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project responds to the perceived need to improve management of the Agusan river basin (ARB) with the active partnership of local government units, communities, national government agencies and other stakeholders. The project will help ensure optimum utilization and sustained delivery of benefits derived from the river basin while improving the socio-economic well-being of the impoverished communities within the ARB, who are largely dependent on the agricultural and natural resources ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 41224-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 7258
Approval Date 24 Mar 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 930
Geographical Location Agusan River Basin in Provinces of Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Compostela, and Butuan City
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-based natural resources management
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: A

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