World Bank Funded Projects in India

Project/SchemeAmountAim/Description
Tamil Nadu Rural Transformation Project$100 millionTo promote rural enterprises, facilitate their access to finance and create employment opportunities for youth, particularly women in selected blocks of Tamil Nadu across 26 districts.
The Uttarakhand Water Supply Program120 million USDTo increase access to improved water supply services in peri-urban areas in Uttarakhand
Meghalaya Community - Led Landscapes Management Project48 million USDTo strengthen community-led landscapes management in selected landscapes in Meghalaya
Innovate in India for Inclusiveness125 million USDTo nurture indigenous innovation, foster local product development and accelerate the commercialization process in the biopharmaceutical and medical devices industry
Climate Resilient Agriculture420 million USDTo help small and marginal farmers in Marathwada and Vidarbha regions of Maharashtra
Atal Bhujal Yojna3000 croreTo tackle ever-deepening crisis of depleting groundwater level
Nanaji Deshmukh Krishi Sanjivani YojanaTotal Cost = 4000 Crore ( 70% of which will be borne by World Bank )To improve soil quality, develop foodgrain varieties which can sustain climate variations and effect necessary changes in the crop pattern as per the availability of water in a particular region.
Energy Efficiency Program220 million USDTo scale-up deployment of energy saving measures in residential and public sectors, strengthen EESL’s institutional capacity and enhance its access to commercial financing
Electricity Distribution Sector Reform250 million USDTo strengthen Governance in Distribution Sector in state by establishing Annual Performance MoUs between DISCOMs and the State Government
Uttarakhand Workforce Development Project74 million USDTo improve the quality and relevance of training at priority Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) and to increase the number of labour -market-relevant workers through short term training in Uttarakhand.
Jharkhand Power System Improvement Project310 million USDTo provide reliable, quality, and affordable 24x7 electricity to the citizens of Jharkhand.
SMART-MaharashtraTotal = 300 mn USD
World Bank = 210 mn USD
To revamp agricultural value chains, with special focus on marginal farmers across 1,000 villages.
National Rural Economic Transformation Project250 million USDTo help women in rural households shift to a new generation of economic initiatives by developing viable enterprise for farm and non-farm products.
Uttarakhand Disaster Recovery Project96 million USDTo help in the reconstruction of bridges, road and river bank protection works, and in the construction of a training facility for the State Disaster Response Force
Dam rehabilitation and improvement project137 million USDFor the construction of an additional spillway for Hirakud Dam in Odisha and in rehabilitation and improvement of other dams including strengthening the institutional, legal and technical framework for dam safety assurance within the Government of India and in the participating States
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