Nepal: Urban Environment Improvement

Sovereign Project | 32239-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Urban Environment Improvement
Project Number 32239-012
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 3364-NEP: Urban Environment Improvement
Japan Special Fund US$ 750,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

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

Gender Equity and 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

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 About 70 person-months (20 peson-months international and 50 person-months domestic) of consulting services will be required. International experts in urban development, local government management, environmental management/engineering, sociologist/demographer, institutional reform and capacity building, and economic/financial analysis and domestic experts in institutional development, local government administration, municipal engineering and finance, urban economics, environmental science, community development, and social science will be required.
Procurement N/R

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Xiaoyan Ye
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Department of Housing & Urban Development
Ministry of Housing & Physical Planning
Babar Mahal, Kathmandu


Concept Clearance 10 Mar 1999
Fact Finding 25 Oct 1999 to 05 Nov 1999
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 04 Dec 2006

TA 3364-NEP

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
23 Dec 1999 29 Feb 2000 29 Feb 2000 31 Mar 2001 31 Jul 2002 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
750,000.00 0.00 135,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 885,000.00 23 Dec 1999 733,930.02

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