42338-012: Capacity Building & Livelihood Enhancement of Poor Water Users

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Improve the livelihoods of poor water users, including marginal cultivators, women, scheduled tribes, and scheduled castes of the subproject irrigation schemes, building on the multiple benefit potentials delivered by improved irrigation and its management system. Strengthen participation and equal representation of women, scheduled tribes, scheduled castes, and marginal cultivators in the Pani Panchayats (or water users associations) of four subproject irrigation schemes for enhanced and ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 42338-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9134
Approval Date 19 Jun 2009
Geographical Location Orissa, India
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-based natural resources management
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)


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