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LOANS & CREDITS

World Bank Approves Countrywide Program for Better Water Planning and Management

March 15, 2017

WASHINGTON, March 15, 2017 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved the following project:

India - National Hydrology Project

IBRD Loan: US $175 million equivalent

Terms: Maturity = 23 years, Grace = 6 years

Project ID: P152698

Project Description: The project will strengthen the capacity of institutions to assess the water situation in their regions and reduce their vulnerability to recurring flood and droughts, saving hundreds of lives and livelihoods. 


Media Contacts
In India
Nandita Roy
nroy@worldbank.org
In Washington D.C
Joe Qian
jqian@worldbank.org

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