44068-012: Economics of Climate Change in Central and West Asia

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


This TA will identify priority investments for climate resilience and low-carbon growth. The TA has two components: (i) the component 'adaptation to climate change' will assess the costs and benefits of implementing adaptation measures to reduce the adverse effects of climate change on energy and water resources in the most vulnerable countries, i.e., Afghanistan, the Kyrgyz Republic, and Tajikistan; and (ii) the component 'mitigation of climate change' will assess the costs and benefits of ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 44068-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8119
Approval Date 18 Jul 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,250
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-based natural resources management
Energy efficiency and conservation
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Partnerships (PAR)


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