Bangladesh: Gas Sector Development Program

Sovereign Project | 38164-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Gas Sector Development Program
Project Number 38164-012
Country Bangladesh
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4952-BAN: Gas Sector Development Program
Japan Special Fund US$ 575,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Oil and gas transmission and distribution

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
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 Dhaka, Bangladesh

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples B

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 International consultants will be engaged for a total of 10 person-months, and domestic consultants for 20 person-months.
Procurement TBD

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Piyasena Abeygunawardena
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Bangladesh Oil and Gas Corporation
Md. Muqtadir Ali
3 Kawran Bazar C/A Dhaka 1215 Bangladesh


Concept Clearance 27 Apr 2007
Fact Finding 10 Apr 2007 to 15 Apr 2007
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 20 Sep 2007
Last PDS Update 18 Jan 2010

TA 4952-BAN

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
16 Jul 2007 11 Sep 2007 11 Sep 2007 31 Jan 2008 30 Sep 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
575,000.00 0.00 95,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 670,000.00 16 Jul 2007 543,704.65

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