Welcome to Lower Bari Doab Canal Improvement Project (LBDCIP)

Lower Bari Doab Canal Improvement Project

2. Project Components

2.5 Institutional Strengthening and Operation Modernization:


  1. Development of Farmers Organizations, Area water Board and supporting Irrigation Management Units.
  2. Modernized operation and management methods.
  3. Effective and accountable decentralized management through an AWB,
  4. Enhanced capacity for all stakeholders.

Detailed activities:

  1. Develop and implement a mobilization program for all water courses (approx,3800) in the LBDC.
  2. Development of Khal Panchayat and elections of KP Chairman at every water course.
  3. On each distributary a management committee for FO president.
  4. Training and capacity building of FOs,Management Committee & Chairperson of khal panchayats.
  5. Develoment of Irrigation Management Units (IMU) to assist the FOs in execution of their responsibilities for management of distributaries and minors.
  6. Operationalization and handing over of channels to FOs.
  7. Election of Area Water Board members and training.
  8. Operation Modernization and change management for the main canal to transform the AWB
    into a more efficient and responsive organization to manage LBDC system without PID support.
Project Detail
News EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES IRRIGATION DEPARTMENT Project Management Unit for Lower Bari Doab Canal Improvement Project Lahore Dated-24-04-2016