29041-013: Urban Governance and Infrastructure Improvement (Sector)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will assist the selected Pourashavas to (i) enhance accountability in municipal management and strengthen capabilities in the provision of municipal services, and (ii) develop and expand physical infrastructure and urban services to increase economic opportunities, and to reduce vulnerability to environmental degradation, poverty, and natural hazards. The Project will also promote the active participation of women citizens in municipal management and services as well as upgrade ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 29041-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1947
Approval Date 28 Nov 2002
Closing Date 08 Dec 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 60,000
Geographical Location Selected secondary towns nationwide
Sector Multisector
Subsector Multisector
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 581
Water supply pipes installed or upgraded: length of network (kilometers) 14

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
Mohammad Nazrul Islam
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Local Government Engineering Department
S.K. Amzad Hossain

PDS Creation Date
19 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013

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