28163-013: Urban Development and Low Income Housing (Sector) Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

Following the successful implementation of the Low-income Housing Development Project and the Urban Development Sector Project, the Project will support the Government in the urban development and housing sectors with emphasis on promoting regional economic growth through infrastructure and service provision, strengthening local institutional capabilities, developing overall housing finance sector, addressing housing needs of the poor, and improving the access to land by low-income group.... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 28163-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Date 24 Sep 1998
Closing Date 26 Dec 2007
Geographical Location Sri Lanka/Secondary Towns
Sector / Subsector Classification Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
/ Water and Other Municipal Infrastructure and Services
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 137
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 800,000
Water supply pipes installed or upgraded: length of network (kilometers) 168

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
William A. Costin
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Central Bank of Sri Lanka (B)
Dr. N. L. Sirisena

Ministry of Urban Development, Housing and Constru
G. Alawattegama

The Central Bank of Sri Lanka
S. Easparathasan

PDS Creation Date
19 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
23 Oct 2007

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