The proposed "Assam Integrated River Basin Management Project" (AIRBMP) responds to the Government of Assam’s (GoA) request to support improved water resources management for economic growth and prosperity, including addressing flood and erosion risks. The program focuses on building the requisite institutional capacity, filling critical knowledge gaps, and implementing integrated solutions to tackle the current challenges for climate-resilient growth and improved livelihoods.
i) Strengthen the institutional capacity for water resources planning and management,
ii) Build the knowledge base for informed decision-making, and
iii) Reduce vulnerability to flood and erosion risks in Assam.