ADB to Help Improve Dam Quality in PRC's Shandong Province


MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is helping water-scarce Shandong province in the People's Republic of China (PRC) to rehabilitate and improve the efficiency of its water reservoirs.

ADB's Board of Directors approved a $29.8 million loan for the Risk Mitigation and Strengthening of Endangered Reservoirs in Shandong Province Project. The loan will rehabilitate nine ageing dams, which will set the standard for efficient, safe and cost-effective reservoir operation and management nationwide.