Project Name Flood Damage Emergency Reconstruction Project
Project Number 46009-001
Country Cambodia
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0285-CAM: Flood Damage Emergency Reconstruction Project
Australian Grant US$ 5.25 million
Australian Grant US$ 6.68 million
Loan 2852-CAM: Flood Damage Emergency Reconstruction Project
Asian Development Fund US$ 55.00 million
Loan 3125-CAM: Flood Damage Emergency Reconstruction Project (Additional Financing)
Asian Development Fund US$ 75.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Partnerships
Sector / Subsector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Irrigation
Transport - Road transport (non-urban)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The project will rehabilitate infrastructure (national, provincial, and rural roads and irrigation facilities) damaged by the 2011 flood to be implemented from April 2012 to March 2015.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy ADB received high level request from the Royal Government of Cambodia to provide emergency assistance to rehabilitate flood damaged infrastructure.
Impact Economic and social recovery from the 2011 floods in project provinces
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Restoration of critical public and social infrastructure assets to their original standards or better
Progress Toward Outcome

National and Provincial Roads Restoration component: Stage 1 works funded by the Government completed. All three Stage 2 (Fast-track repairs) contracts completed . Six Stage 3 contracts completed and the last major ICB contract is expected to be completed by Q2 of 2015. Travel time on completed road sections have been reduced to pre-flood levels.

Rural Road Restoration component: All five Stage 2 contracts for reconstruction of 275.2 km of rural roads completed. All five Stage 3 contracts, which entail placement of laterite on 175.9 km of rural roads and rehabilitation of 165 structures also completed. Travel time on completed road sections have been reduced to pre-flood levels.

Irrigation component: All Stage 2 civil works consisting of 10 subprojects completed. All ten Stage 3 subprojects also completed. The irrigation subprojects are expected to be capable of irrigating 24,804 ha, equivalent to 99% of the targeted irrigated areas of 25,000 ha.

Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

National and provincial roads damaged by floods (including bridges and culverts) rehabilitated and reconstructed

Rural roads damaged by floods (including bridges and culverts) rehabilitated and reconstructed

Irrigation facilities rehabilitated and reconstructed

Project managed and monitored efficiently

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

2.8 km of DBST detour road/dyke in Prey Veng and 8.5 km of PR270 in Kampong Cham completed; 8.1 km of PR 270 paved with DBST completed; 34.4 km of PR 159 in Banteay Meanchey province is expected to be completed by Q2 of 2015.

In Stage 2, reconstruction of bridge in Prey Veng, reconstruction of Baray Lex Bridge at Km 88 on NR 11, and reconstruction of Koh Roka bridge in Kampong Cham completed. In Stage 3, 5 bridges along National Road (NR) 11, 6 bridges and 4 box culverts along Provincial Road (PR) 270 in Kampong Cham province also completed.

Around 30% of unskilled labor hired are women.

All five Stage 2 contracts for reconstruction of 275.2 km of rural roads completed. All five Stage 3 contracts, which entail placement of laterite on 175.9 km of rural roads and rehabilitation of 165 structures also completed.

Roughness index of 7 achieved for all laterite re-habilitated roads

Around 35.3% of unskilled labor hired are women.

Civil works construction of Stage 2 and Stage 3 subprojects have been completed by March 2015. Together, Stage 2 and 3 subprojects will be capable of irrigating 24,804 ha, equivalent to 99% of the targeted irrigated areas of 25,000 ha.

About 25% of women have been employed as unskilled labor.

Progress is on track.

Sex-disaggregated data has been collected.

Key PIU staff have been participated in training on gender mainstreaming in infrastructure projects.

Geographical Location
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects Environmental Management Plans (EMPs) for roads and irrigation sub-projects have been prepared. EMPs have been incorporated into the civil works bidding documents and in the contracts. The initial environmental examinations (IEEs) have also been prepared. The EA/IAs, consultants and ADB Project team are monitoring implementation of EMPs closely.
Involuntary Resettlement A resettlement framework was prepared prior to project approval. The subprojects approved so far are classified as Category C for involuntary resettlement.
Indigenous Peoples The Project is not affecting indiginous people as defined under ADB's Safeguard Policy Statement (2009).
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design The project team have had numerious consultations with relevant government ministries, including the National Committee for Disaster Management, and selected development partners during the Reconnaissance Mission in December and Fact-finding mission in January-Feb 2012.
During Project Implementation The project team have conducted consultations with the relevant Government ministries and project beneficiaries during project review missions and site visits.
Responsible ADB Officer Ouk Nida
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Cambodia Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Economy and FinanceP_THIRONG@HOTMAIL.COMStreet 92, Sangkat Wat Phnom
Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh City
Cambodia
Ministry of Rural DevelopmentMRDNGYCP@FORUM.ORG.KH169 Corner Road Soviet Blvd.
Phnom Penh
Cambodia
Ministry of Public Works and TransportPMUHWY1@CAMNET.COM.KH1st Floor West Building,
Corner Norodom Boulevard Street 106
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology47 Norodom Blvd.
Phnom Penh
Cambodia
Timetable
Concept Clearance 09 Jan 2012
Fact Finding 26 Jan 2012 to 10 Feb 2012
MRM 29 Feb 2012
Approval 27 Mar 2012
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 29 Apr 2015

Grant 0285-CAM

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
27 Mar 2012 04 Apr 2012 14 May 2012 30 Sep 2015 30 Sep 2017 -
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 11.93 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 0.00 27 Mar 2012 0.00 11.50 96%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 11.93 27 Mar 2012 0.00 11.25 94%

Loan 2852-CAM

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
27 Mar 2012 04 Apr 2012 14 May 2012 30 Sep 2015 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 61.93 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 55.00 27 Mar 2012 51.19 0.00 97%
Counterpart 6.93 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 27 Mar 2012 49.61 0.00 94%

Loan 3125-CAM

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
11 Apr 2014 23 Apr 2014 30 May 2014 30 Sep 2017 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 75.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 75.00 11 Apr 2014 45.51 0.00 67%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 11 Apr 2014 12.72 0.00 19%

This project data sheet was generated from http://www.adb.org/projects/46009-001/main on 29 August 2015