WASHINGTON, January 28, 2015 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project: Pakistan - Sindh Governance ProjectIDA Credit:... Show More + US $50.0 million equivalentTerms: Maturity = 25 years, Grace = 5 yearsProject ID: P145617Project Description: The objective is to strengthen the public sector performance in the Province of Sindh through improved revenue generation and expenditure management. Show Less -
The objective of the project is to support integrated watershed management program (IWMP) through technical assistance to improve incremental conservation outcomes and agricultural yields for communities... Show More + in selected sites, and adoption of more effective processes and technologies into the broader IWMP in participating states. Show Less -
The objectives of the project are to increase sustainable access to improved water services and promote improved sanitation and hygiene practices in rural areas; develop and implement a long-term support... Show More + mechanism to promote the sustainability of water supply schemes in selected districts. Show Less -
The objectives of the project are to: (1) provide additional rail transport capacity, improved service quality and higher freight throughput on the 393 km Kanpur-Mughal Sarai section of the Eastern Dedicated... Show More + Freight Corridor (DFC); and (2) develop institutional capacity of DFCCIL to build, maintain and operate the entire DFC network. Show Less -
The objective of the project is to increase the efficiency of natural resource use and productivity of rainfed agriculture by participating communities in selected micro watersheds of the State of Uttarakhand.
The objectives of the project are to improve the performance of Maharashtra's sector institutions in planning, implementation and monitoring of its Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Program and to improve... Show More + access to quality and sustainable services in peri-urban villages, and in water-stressed and water quality-affected areas. Show Less -
The objective of the project is to reduce system losses and enhance capacity in the rural distribution network of primarily the eastern part of Bangladesh. This project will support construction of new... Show More + lines and upgrading of existing lines, as well as construction of new substations. Show Less -
The objective of the project is to improve municipal governance and basic urban services in participating Urban Local Bodies (ULBs), and to improve Bangladesh’s capacity to respond promptly and effectively... Show More + to an eligible crisis or emergency. Show Less -
The objective of the project is to improve piped water supply and sanitation services for selected rural communities in the target states through decentralized delivery systems and to increase the capacity... Show More + of the participating states to respond promptly and effectively to an eligible crisis or emergency. Show Less -
The objective of the project is to strengthen institutional capacity of the Department of Social Welfare and the Rural Development Department to deliver social protection programs and services and expand... Show More + outreach of social care services for poor and vulnerable households, persons with disabilities, older persons and widows in the state of Bihar. Show Less -
The objective of the project is to support the Government of Bangladesh efforts to facilitate restoration and recovery from the damage to livelihoods and infrastructure caused by Cyclone Sidr and to build... Show More + long-term preparedness through strengthened disaster risk management. Show Less -
The objective of the project is to improve irrigated agriculture productivity and management of selected irrigation schemes, and enhance institutional capacity for integrated water resources management.
The objectives of this project are to establish enabling conditions to enhance the quality and relevance of teaching, learning and research in universities and to introduce an efficient instrument for... Show More + the allocation of additional public funds to universities with an emphasis on innovation and accountability. Show Less -