Timor-Leste: Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project (formerly Preparation of an Infrastructure Sector Development Program)

Sovereign Project | 38189-012

Summary

To help the Government of Timor-Leste prepare an investment project to improve water supply and sanitation services in urban areas.

The scope of the project includes (i) technical and institutional analysis, (ii) feasibility study, and (iii) project preparation. The project focus will be on secondary distribution, tertiary distribution, and household connections and metering in the capital city, Dili.

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Project Name Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project (formerly Preparation of an Infrastructure Sector Development Program)
Project Number 38189-012
Country Timor-Leste
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4646-TIM: Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project (formerly Preparation of an Infrastructure Sector Development Program)
Japan Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban sanitation - Urban water supply
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description

To help the Government of Timor-Leste prepare an investment project to improve water supply and sanitation services in urban areas.

The scope of the project includes (i) technical and institutional analysis, (ii) feasibility study, and (iii) project preparation. The project focus will be on secondary distribution, tertiary distribution, and household connections and metering in the capital city, Dili.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy Direct linkage. ADB's TIM CSP/U and COBP include urban WSS as a priority sector.
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Dili
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 ADB will select and engage a team of international (20 person-months) and domestic (40 person-months plus 15 person-months of field survey enumerators) consultants in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for selecting and engaging domestic consultants. The international consulting firm will be recruited using ADB's quality-based system (QBS). The simplified technical proposal format will be used to invite and evaluate proposals from international consulting firms. The international consultants will have expertise in water and sanitation, civil engineering, urban environmental sanitation, community development, organization development, financial analysis, and economic and poverty impact assessment. Domestic consultants will have expertise in water and sanitation and engineering, and community development.
Responsible ADB Officer Charles T. Andrews
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Timor-Leste Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Min. of Natural Resources, Mineral & Energy Policy Director Joao JeronimoFomento Building
Mandarin, Dili
Timetable
Concept Clearance 09 Mar 2004
Fact Finding 17 Jun 2005 to 21 Jun 2005
MRM -
Approval 15 Sep 2005
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 17 Jul 2006
Last PDS Update 21 Apr 2009

TA 4646-TIM

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
15 Sep 2005 20 Oct 2005 20 Oct 2005 31 Jul 2006 29 Feb 2008 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 15 Sep 2005 516,188.31

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