Strategic Irrigation Modernization and Urgent Rehabilitation Project (WB-P157585)

  • Indonesia
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Java, Sumatra, Kalimantan, Sulawesi and NTB.
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Government of Indonesia
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  • Infrastructure
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 250.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 578.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Feb 27, 2018

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Project Description
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According to the bank website,the project objective is to improve irrigation services and strengthen management of irrigation schemes in selected areas. This objective will be achieved through rehabilitation and modernization of irrigation systems; institutional strengthening and improved management, operation and maintenance of these systems. The project will support the rehabilitation of at least 100,000 hectares of irrigated command area. The project has 4 components:

Component A: Urgent Rehabilitation and Infrastructure Improvements, The Government has identified a preliminary list of 41 irrigation schemes, with a total of 335,268 hectares, spread across 11 provinces and 12 balais or river territories.

Component B: Strategic Infrastructure Modernization focus on Jatiluhur Irrigation Scheme, which is served by the Citarum River in Java

Component C: Modernization of Management Systems

Component D: Institutional Modernization and Empowerment

Investment Description
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Co-financed by

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank US$ 250 million

Government of Indonesia US$ 78 million

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World Bank
Contact:Marcus J. Wishart
Title:Sr Water Resources Mgmt. Spec.
Contact:Cuong Hung Pham
Title:Sr Water Resources Spec.
Name:Republic of Indonesia
Contact:Mr. Robert Pakpahan
Title:Director General of Budget Financing and Risk Management
Implementing Agencies
Name:Ministry of Public Works (DG Water Resources)
Contact:Ir. Mudjiadi
Title:Director General of Water Resources


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