36339-012: Small Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Sector (formerly Northern and Central Region Water Supply and Sanitation Sector - Phase II)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The impact of the TA is to contribute to the Government's goal of providing 24-hour access to safe drinking water for 80% of the urban population by 2020. The outcome is an agreed sector investment project designed to develop water supply systems and improve sanitation conditions in about 20 priority small towns in the poor/poorest districts in Lao PDR. The project aims to reduce poverty and improve access, quality, reliability, and sustainability of water supply services and sanitation ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 36339-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 4875
Approval Date 22 Nov 2006
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: A

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Anupma Jain
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Social Sectors Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Public Works and Transportation(MPWT)
Mr. Khamthavy Thaiphachanh

PDS Creation Date
28 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
23 Dec 2011

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