NWFP Barani Area Development Project Phase II {ADB PPTA program)

NWFP Barani Area Development Project Phase II {ADB PPTA program)

Project Category: 



Project Scope

The Barani Areas Development Program, Phase II (BARANl II) project envisaged the poverty reduction and socio-economic development of rain-fed agricultural areas of NWFP through project interventions in various areas by developing & using community-based and participatory approaches/ management models.


BARANI II, a technical assistance program, was an extension of the ongoing BARANI Phase-I multi-sector area development project funded by Asian Development Bank (ADB), Manila.

Major project activities focused on:

  • Improvement in agricultural productivity & natural resource management through development/demonstration of integrated technology packages
  • Expansion & improvement of rural infrastructure including water supply, sanitation, drainage, link road etc.
  • Institutional capacity building/strengthening of Community based organizations/NGOs and government line agencies to plan/implement/monitor & evaluate development programs in rain-fed areas
  • Community participation in the planning & implementation of Development activities.
  • Conducting necessary field visits, topographic surveys (providing as-built situation with all utilities and relevant information), Geo­ technical investigations and tests
  • Detailed designing and supervision of water sanitation & hygiene (wash) component


Key Staff Engaged

•           Project Coordinator

•           Senior Surveyors

Name of Client: 

  • Barani Development Office

Project Duration/ Timeline: 

August 1999 to February 2000

Approx. value of the contract: 

US$ 123,168


  • FATA