Nepal: Decentralized Rural Infrastructure and Livelihood Project II

Sovereign Project | 38426-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Decentralized Rural Infrastructure and Livelihood Project II
Project Number 38426-012
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7573-NEP: Decentralized Rural Infrastructure and Livelihood Project II
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
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 Kathmandu and field work in potentially 18 districts scattered across the country.

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples B

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design The Project will build on the intensive consultation and community participation undertaken under DRILIP with support from consultants and NGOs and based on the Project consultation and partipation (C & P) plan. These include both community participation and mobilization for sub-project planning, implementation and maintenance.
During Project Implementation Increase community awareness and participation in the planning, implementation and maintenance of rural transport infrastructure in local communities including the poor and disadvantage by increasing their level of empowerment.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services ADB will recruit a team of consultants through a firm using simplified technical proposal for the quality- and cost-based selection method to provide 11 international and 17 national person-months of consulting services in rural institutions development, rural transport infrastructure engineering and maintenance, transport economics, financial management, procurement, environment, social assessment, resettlement, gender, transport services development and vocational training inter alia.
Procurement tbd

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Rezaul Khan
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Local Development
Shree Mahal, Pulchowk


Concept Clearance 09 Aug 2010
Fact Finding 26 Apr 2010 to 05 May 2010
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 01 Mar 2006
Last PDS Update 07 Sep 2011

TA 7573-NEP

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
09 Aug 2010 17 Sep 2010 17 Sep 2010 30 Apr 2011 30 Nov 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 500,000.00 88,500.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 588,500.00 09 Aug 2010 480,621.47

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