PRC: Guangdong Chaonan Water Resources Development and Protection Demonstration Project
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a loan for the Guangdong Chaonan Water Resources Development and Protection Demonstration Project:
The project will protect water resources and improve water access in Chaonan District, Shantou Municipality, Guangdong Province. It will ensure new or more reliable water supply to about 1.23 million urban and rural inhabitants of Chaonan District by integrating urban-rural water supply systems and reducing water losses. It will also support watershed management through reforestation, pollution prevention, and water quality monitoring; enhance public awareness on environment and sanitation, and strengthen capacity in project implementation.