According to the bank documents, the project Phase 1 focused on modernizing the irrigation infrastructures; intakes and feeder and branch canals, including related flood protection, enhance capacity of WUAs to operate and maintain the improved/new irrigation infrastructure, and preparation and initiation of an agricultural development program. The proposed project Phase 2 will modernize the irrigation system include subbranches, tertiary canals, and watercourses so that irrigation water can reach farmer fields with the optimal flows.
Government of Nepal US$ 3 million
Local Farmer Organizations US$ 3 million
World Bank US$ 66 million (Credit)
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