44167-013: Flood and Riverbank Erosion Risk Management Investment Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


ADB is assisting the Government of Bangladesh to improve the livelihoods of people in the country s most flood and erosion prone areas along the Jamuna, Ganges and Padma rivers. The Flood and Riverbank Erosion Risk Management Investment Program is working within the plans of the Government of Bangladesh to strategically manage flood and riverbank erosion risks along the country' s main rivers to reduce damages to people 's assets and to lessen constraint to economic development. It will ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 44167-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 0082
Approval Date 26 Jun 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 255,000
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Rural flood protection
Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban flood protection
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)

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