LOANS & CREDITS October 23, 2018

India - Andhra Pradesh Integrated Irrigation and Agriculture Transformation Project

WASHINGTON, October 23, 2018 – The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved financing for the following project: 

Andhra Pradesh Integrated Irrigation and Agriculture Transformation Project 

IBRD Credit: US $172.20 million 

Terms: Maturity = 24 years, Grace period = 6 years

Project ID: P160463

Project Description: The Andhra Pradesh Integrated Irrigation and Agriculture Transformation Project will be implemented in rural areas largely dependent upon rainfed agriculture. It will strengthen the resilience of small and marginal farmers against adverse climate events by improving access to irrigation, drought seed varieties and post-harvest technology that are aimed at improving soil health, water-use efficiency and crop productivity.

 


Contacts

Washington
Elena Kabaran
(202) 473-9277
ekabaran@worldbank.org
New Delhi
Nandita Roy
91-11-4147-9220
nroy@worldbank.org
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