• Egis India
  • News
  • Provide Support to State Project Management Unit (SPMU) in Project MANAGEMENT OF WBADMIP (World Bank funded)

News

  • 1 December 2012

Provide Support to State Project Management Unit (SPMU) in Project MANAGEMENT OF WBADMIP (World Bank funded)

Client: The Project Director, WBADMI Project, West Bengal

The major objectives of the project is to provide comprehensive training and support to the WUAs and develop capacity within DWRID to monitor and provide as needed support to WUAs after project completion. In addition, the project will involve other line agencies (agriculture, horticulture, and fisheries) to maximize the benefits of the water that will be made available to the beneficiaries. The proposed project is thus aimed at enhancing the agricultural productivity to small and marginal farmers by providing adequate and dependable irrigation facilities round the year and introducing. multi-cropping systems and improved farming practices.
The project, with proposed duration of six years, will substantially add to the number of minor schemes. It is expected to contribute to West Bengal's overall development objective of sustainable economic growth and reduction of poverty, inter alia through improved reliability of water resources for irrigation. The specific project development objective is to enhance agricultural production of small and marginal farmers in the project area.