37220-023: Sindh Cities Improvement Investment Program - Tranche 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The combination of physical and non-physical investments under the Program aim to improve quality, continuity and coverage of urban infrastructure services in water supply, wastewater and SWM, while incentivising and supporting effective management and sustainable financing of urban service providers. This in turn should help improve quality of life for residents in Sindh's provincial cities, including the poor, and address growing regional development imbalances within Sindh Province.... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 37220-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2499
Approval Date 19 Dec 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 38,000
Geographical Location First tranche focus on urban areas in 6 towns: Sukkur, New Sukkur, Rohri, Larkana, Khairpur, and Shikarpur
Sector Finance
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Inclusive finance
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban sewerage
Urban solid waste management
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Allan T. Kelly
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Sindh Cities Imp't Program Planning & Devt Dept

North Sindh Urban Services Corporation

Planning & Development Department, Sindh
M. Hanif Channa

PDS Creation Date
11 Apr 2007

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014

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