47152-002: Irrigation Command Area Development Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Central Dry Zone (CDZ) region, straddling large parts of Mandalay, Magway and lower Sagaing divisions, is one of the most food insecure, water-stressed, climate sensitive and natural resource poor regions in Myanmar. The CDZ region has the second highest population density in Myanmar but remains one of the least developed. Access and availability of water resources are key determinants of rural poverty with livelihoods largely dependent on the southwest monsoon. Principal crops in ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||75,000|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Rural flood protection
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
Indigenous People: C
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