47381-001: Mahaweli Water Security Investment Program
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Mahaweli Water Security Investment Program will assist the government complete outstanding water conveyance investments under the Mahaweli Development Program (MDP). Completion of MDP is a key priority of the government and will maximize the productivity of Mahaweli River Basin water resources by transferring available water to the northern dry zone areas of Sri Lanka for irrigation, drinking and commercial purposes. This will accelerate local and national economic growth. The ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 0088
Loan No. -
|Approval Date||24 Jun 2015|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||453,000|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Water-based natural resources management
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)|
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