41666-033: Punjab Government Efficiency Improvement Program - Subprogram 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Punjab is the largest provincial economy and the most populous province of Pakistan, accounting for over 50% of the country's gross domestic product (GDP) and population. The economic performance of Punjab plays a critical role in the overall economic strength of the country. Punjab has achieved robust economic growth and significant poverty reduction in recent years. However, it still faces numerous development challenges. The first is the low living standard and high poverty incidence. ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 41666-033
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2547
Loan No. 2548
Approval Date 17 Sep 2009
Closing Date 09 Oct 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150,000
Geographical Location Punjab
Sector Multisector
Subsector Multisector
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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