34197-042: Northern and Central Regions Water Supply and Sanitation Sector Project - Supplementary

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project will improve the quality of life of residents in small towns in the Lao PDR and make the small towns better able to function as market, services, and manufacturing centers supporting the rural hinterlands. The project will support the government's National Growth and Poverty Eradication Strategy (NGPES 2004), which is aimed at reducing poverty through strong economic growth and increased emphasis on the poorest districts. The outcomes of the project will be (i) improved access, qual... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 34197-042
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 0205
Approval Date 07 Apr 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 6,600
Geographical Location Namkeung (Borkeo), Namor (Oudomxay), Namtha (Luangnamtha), and Ngoi (Luangprabang).
Sector / Subsector Classification Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
/ Water Supply and Sanitation
Thematic Classification Gender equity
Social development
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Phomma Chanthirath
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Lao Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Public Works and Transport

Ministry of Public Works and Transportation(MPWT)
Mr. Phomma Veoravanh

PDS Creation Date
22 Mar 2010

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014

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