32249-013: Community-Based Water Supply and Sanitation Sector

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The overall goal is to reduce poverty, improve living conditions and quality of life in poor, remote rural communities where water is often difficult to obtain and of poor quality, typically resulting in a high incidence of water-borne diarrheal diseases. The objectives are to: (i) Strengthen participating communities capacity and capability to plan, co-finance, implement, operate and maintain improved water supply and sanitation facilities; (ii) Rectify historical inequities in access to WSS an... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 32249-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2008
Approval Date 30 Sep 2003
Closing Date 15 Apr 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 24,000
Geographical Location 21 districts of Western, Midwestern and Farwestern region
Sector / Subsector Classification Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
/ Water Supply and Sanitation
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Water supply pipes installed or upgraded: length of network (kilometers) 4,552
New households served with water supply (number) 90,397
New households served with sanitation (number) 44,768

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
Laxmi Sharma
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Urban Development
Mr. Deep Basnyat

PDS Creation Date
28 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
05 Mar 2013

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