31624-024: Melamchi Water Supply Project - Additional Financing

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The MWSP is a comprehensive water supply project aiming to improve the health and well-being of the people in Kathmandu Valley. It will alleviate the shortage of potable water in the Kathmandu Valley by diverting water from the Melamchi River to the Kathmandu Valley. Melamchi tunnel is a key component of the MWSP, and its performance impacts the pace and progress of several downstream water supply and wastewater projects in the Kathmandu Valley.... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 31624-024
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 3110
Approval Date 11 Feb 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 25,000
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Water Supply and Sanitation
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Manoj Sharma
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Last PDS Update
10 Jun 2014

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