India: Rajasthan Water Sector Restructuring Project [ADDITIONAL FINANCING]

March 30, 2010

IDA Credit: US$19 million equivalent
TERMS: Maturity = 35 years; Grace = 10 years
Project ID: P120652

Project Description: The Rajasthan Water Sector Restructuring Project for India aims to (i) strengthen the capacity for strategic planning and sustainable development and management of surface and groundwater resources, and (ii) increase the productivity of irrigated agriculture through improved surface irrigation system performance and strengthen the agricultural support services, involving greater participation of users and the private sector in service delivery in the State. The additional financing (US$19.0 million equivalent) to upscale certain activities and undertake additional activities to further enhance the outcomes and institutional development impact of the project.

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