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2005

Construction of Glevard Dam and Neka Irrigation Network Project (Iran)

Iran

Titre : Construction of Glevard Dam and Neka Irrigation Network Project (Iran)

Date : Start date 15 February 2005 // End date 13 July 2016

Pays : Iran

Présentation
The project aims at alleviating poverty by increasing household income of rural population of the region. It will conribute to the increase of regional gross production and generate employment for about 6,500 people in agriculture, fish farming and animal husbandry sectors. The dam reservioir will store about 115 million cubic meters which can irrigate about 19,000 ha of cultivable lands. The dam and the irrigation network will also serve as flood protection system for the region. It will increase thewater storage capacity of dams from 17.5 billion cubic meters to 33 bcm by year 2005.

Islamic Development Bank

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