The expected impact of the Project is increased growth potential of and reduced poverty in the selected local authorities LAs) of Sri Lanka. The expected outcome is improved urban environments, long-term improvement of the economy, and improved living conditions for the LA population outside Colombo. The Project will (i) improve urban management, planning, and financing capacity of the sector institutions, especially LAs, to ensure sustainable provision of urban infrastructure services; (ii) enhance urban livelihoods; and (iii) increase Government and LA staff capacity for administering urban infrastructure supply and maintenance works.
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