Water Management Improvement Project (WB-P040712)

Countries
  • Bangladesh
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Closed
Bank Risk Rating
B
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Sep 18, 2007
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Borrower
GOVERNMENT OF BANGLADESH (GOB)
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
  • Water and Sanitation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 102.26 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 136.70 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS May 2, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Jan 27, 2004


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Project Description

This project provides financing for rehabilitation and improvement of flood control, drainage and irrigation schemes. The components of the project include support rehabilitation and improvement of existing schemes and improvement of operation and maintenance performance of schemes. The project aims to transfer management to the local communities and improve national Government institutions that deal with national water resources.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Contact: Mohinder S. Mudahar 
Title: Economic Adviser
Tel: (880-2)966-9301 Ext. 681
Fax: (880-2)8613220
Email: Mmudahar@worldbank.org
Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh (IBRD)

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