37003-013: Rawalpindi Environmental Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main project objectives are (i) improving living conditions and quality of life of the people of Rawalpindi by improving the water supply and sanitation facilities, solid waste management, wastewater treatment, and slaughterhouse; and (ii) ensuring sustainable urban investments by strengthening institutional capacities of the Rawal Town (RT) and Rawalpindi Water and Sanitation Authority (WASA), promoting policy reforms focused on greater devolution of authority, and involving all stakeholder... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 37003-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2212
Loan No. 2211
Approval Date 13 Dec 2005
Closing Date 31 Dec 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 60,000
Geographical Location Rawalpindi
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

Results Delivered

Water supply pipes installed or upgraded: length of network (kilometers) 21
New households served with water supply (number) 904
New households served with sanitation (number) 2,234

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
Mian S. Shafi
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pakistan Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
City District Government, Rawalpindi (CDR)
*Raja Mohammad Javed Ikhlas c/o Aslam Sabzwari (Project Director)

PDS Creation Date
01 Mar 2006

Last PDS Update
28 Dec 2011