Pakistan: Sindh Basic Urban Services

Sovereign Project | 37220-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Sindh Basic Urban Services
Project Number 37220-012
Country Pakistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4534-PAK: Sindh Basic Urban Services
Japan Special Fund US$ 795,000.00
TA 4534-PAK: Sindh Basic Urban Services (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 488,000.00
TA 4534-PAK: Sindh Basic Urban Services (2nd Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 202,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Six town areas in Northern Sindh: Sukkur, New Sukkur, Rohri, Khairpur, Shikarpur and Larkana.

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will be implemented over an 8-month period from May 2005 and expected completion in November 2005. A team of international and domestic consultants will be selected and engaged by ADB to provide a total of 60 person-months of consulting services comprising 20 person-months of international consulting and 40 person-months of domestic consulting. The international consultants will include experts in water supply and sanitation, economics and finance, solid waste management, urban governance, policy and institutions and environment. The domestic consultants will include experts in social development and community mobilization, gender and resettlement, groundwater and hydrology, sewerage and drainage, and environment. ADB's full technical proposal approach will be used in selecting consultants.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Susanne Wendt
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Local Government Department
M. Hanif Channa
Planning and Development Dept, Government of Sindh


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 11 Oct 2004 to 20 Oct 2004
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 23 Feb 2006
Last PDS Update 13 Jan 2010

TA 4534-PAK

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
23 Dec 2004 09 Jul 2005 09 Jul 2005 31 Dec 2005 31 Aug 2009 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,485,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,485,000.00 23 Dec 2004 1,549,986.91
Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Sindh Basic Urban Services Project Technical Assistance Reports Jan 2005

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