The overall objective of the project is to support capacity development, analytical work and detailed feasibility studies in order to ensure effective management and development of the Indus River system in the context of significant economic, social and environmental change, and need for infrastructure. The specific objectives of the WCAP Phase-II are as under:
- Strengthening water resources management institutions at the federal level and building on measures for institutional strengthening already underway in the provinces.
- To improve the management and investment planning of water resources in the Indus River Basin.
- Project planning, development and management, ensuring appropriate technical designs, implementation and environmental and social sectors.