Viet Nam: Central Region Small and Medium Towns Development

Sovereign Project | 30286-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Central Region Small and Medium Towns Development
Project Number 30286-012
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4485-VIE: Central Region Small and Medium Towns Development
Japan Special Fund US$ 950,000.00
TA 4485-VIE: Central Region Small and Medium Towns Development (Supplementary)
Japan Special Fund US$ 120,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location The TA will assist the Government in supporting the development of the central region, which includes some of the poorest areas in the country.

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will require approximately 83 person months of consulting services (about 23 pm of international and 60 pm of domestic) from a firm and will be engaged using quality- and cost-based selection method. It will require consulting services in the fields of institutional development, water supply and sanitation engineering, economics and finance, environmental assessment, and social development and resettlement.
Procurement To be determined

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Januar Hakim
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Construction
Dr. Pham Ngoc Thai, Director
Management Board of Water Supply & Sanitation Development Project 37 Le Dai Hanh, Hanoi, Vietnam


Concept Clearance 28 Jul 1997
Fact Finding 05 Mar 2004 to 16 Mar 2004
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 26 Jan 2006
Last PDS Update 04 May 2006

TA 4485-VIE

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
15 Dec 2004 06 Apr 2005 06 Apr 2005 15 Oct 2005 31 Dec 2007 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,070,000.00 0.00 250,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,320,000.00 15 Dec 2004 1,050,990.01

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