32203-032: SSTA for Resettlement and Environmental Assessment for the West Bengal Corridor Development

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Description

The objective of the TA is to carry out a feasibility of improving transport infrastructure in West Bengal that would generate economic growth, reduce poverty and promote trade between West Bengal and the northeastern states of India and neighboring countries. In line with ADB requirements, the TA will (i) review the environmental impact analysis of the Project and prepare the environmental impact assessment (EIA) and the summary EIA, (ii) carry out the social impact assessment (SIA) and prepar... Read More

Country India
Project Number 32203-032
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 3539
Approval Date 13 Nov 2000
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Responsible ADB Officer
Thevakumar Kandiah
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Surface Transport

Last PDS Update
09 Aug 2011

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