AF Additional Financing for Afghanistan On Farm Water Management Proj (WB-P152870)

Countries
  • Afghanistan
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
Active
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
Dec 16, 2015
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Borrower
Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Law and Government
  • Water and Sanitation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Fund
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 45.00 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)
$ 47.70 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 21, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Sep 16, 2015


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Project Description
This project finances improvements in agricultural productivity by enhancing the efficiency of water used via three components: i) irrigation rehabilitation and management, ii) agriculture and water productivity enhancement; and iii) institutional strengthening and capacity building of the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
This project is funded by the World Bank's Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund.
Contact Information
World Bank Contact: Toru Konishi Title: Senior Economist Tel: 5379+1510 / Email: tkonishi@worldbank.org Implementing Agencies Name: MAIL Contact: Pervaiz Naseri Title: Acting Project Director Tel: 93700212455 Email: pnaseri@gmail.com ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing ipanel@worldbank.org. You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: http://ewebapps.worldbank.org/apps/ip/Pages/Home.aspx.