37734-012: GMS Nam Theun 2 Hydropower Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective of the TA is to undertake the first phase of the preparatory work for the project. Specifically, the TA will (i) prepare the cumulative impact assessment study; (ii) strengthen government institutional capacity to implement hydropower development projects effectively, particularly social and environmental impact mitigations and project management; (iii) build government capacity for effective communication with all stakeholders; (iv) identify compensatory component for Nam Theun 2 ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 37734-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4213
Approval Date 09 Nov 2003
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 700
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Large Hydropower
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

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Responsible ADB Officer
Woochong Um
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Industry and Handicrafts

Last PDS Update
22 May 2011

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