38405-012: SSTA for Megacity Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The TA will design a mega city project preparation and capacity building facility that is expected to provide a suitable assistant modality to tackle the mega city's challenges and multidimensional needs by enabling the preparation of high priority investment projects for urban infrastructure and services and assistance for necessary urban policy and institutional reforms and capacity building. The major outputs of the TA will be a list of project proposals, based on a city development framework... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 38405-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4578
Approval Date 11 Apr 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150
Geographical Location Karachi, Pakistan. The city is is the hub of retail and wholesale trade and the center of head offices of banking and insurance sectors, generating about 20 percent of the national output.
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Water Supply and Sanitation
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Gulfer Cezayirli
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
City District Government Karachi
Mr. Fazal-ur-Rehman

PDS Creation Date
17 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
22 May 2011

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