42091-032: Water Resources Development Investment Program - Project 1
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Investment Program is consistent with the Afghanistan National Development Strategy (ANDS), which was approved in April 2009 and constitutes the country s strategic platform for development for 2008 2020. Its aim is to promote growth, generate wealth, and reduce poverty and vulnerability. ANDS covers all key sectors and sub-sectors, and embraces several themes. Water resources is a major sector under ANDS, which provides a programmatic approach to developing the water sector that ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 0167
Grant No. 0170
|Approval Date||06 Oct 2009|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||86,600|
|Geographical Location||Balkh, Jawzjan, Takhar, Kunduz and Nangarhar Provinces|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Rural flood protection
Water-based natural resources management
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
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)|
Indigenous People: C
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