Madhya Pradesh Medium Irrigation Project
With the objective of promoting successful irrigation agriculture, IFAD investestments supported construction of a number of medium-scale irrigation projects in Madhya Pradesh. The project also provided technological and management-oriented support activities focusing on irrigation as a key to agricultural development.
The aim was to improve the livelihoods and living conditions of small farmers and their families, to reduce poverty among rural poor people.
17 December 1981
1981 - 1987
Total Project Cost
US$ 232.1 million
US$ 25 million
World Bank: International Development Association US$ 140 million
National Government US$ 67.1 million