34304-043: Kathmandu Valley Water Supply Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project will complement past and ongoing efforts to improve access, efficiency, and reliability of water supply services to the residents of Kathmandu Valley. While ongoing projects are investing in source augmentation, construction of Melamchi tunnel and water treatment plant, the project will focus on distribution of water from the treatment plant to consumers, and improvement of efficiency and service delivery. The project will also support and consolidate institutional development and i... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 34304-043
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2776
Approval Date 16 Sep 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 80,000
Sector / Subsector Classification Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
/ Water Supply and Sanitation
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Manoj 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. Kishore Thapa

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014

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