Water Resources Development Investment Program (ADB-47381-003)

Countries
  • Sri Lanka
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Canceled
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Voting Date
Apr 2, 2014
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Borrower
Ministry of Mahaweli Development & Environment
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Construction
  • Infrastructure
  • Technical Cooperation
  • Transport
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.80 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 Sep 19, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Sep 21, 2015


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Project Description
This project completes a program to construct water infrastructure that transports it from the Mahaweli river basin to its dry zone, specifically 260 kilometers of new and upgraded canals, reservoirs, and other irrigation infrastructure. It also assists with conducting studies on water management and delivery systems.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Ministry of Mahaweli Development & Environment 82, Sampathpaya, Rajamalwatte Road, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main