MFF: Arghandab Integrated Water Resources Development Investment Program (ADB-48096-003)

Countries
  • Afghanistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Arghandab River basin
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Borrower
Government of Afghanistan
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Hydropower
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 222.09 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Feb 15, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Sep 4, 2018


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Project Description

Outputs:

  • Dahla Dam optimized
  • Hydropower powerhouse installed and transmission lines completed
  • Main urban water supply to Kandahar city completed
  • Reliability of irrigation water supply increased
  • Stakeholder capacity in water resource management and use strengthened

No furthure information available at the time of writing.

Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information

Responsible ADB Officer Woldring, Hans Siewert
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies Ministry of Finance
Pashtunistan Watt, Kabul, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

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