39295-013: Third Urban Governance and Infrastructure Improvement (Sector) Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will strengthen urban governance and improve urban infrastructure and service delivery in select pourashavas (municipalities) in Bangladesh. Building upon the successful implementation of earlier phases, the project adopts performance-based allocation of investment funds to municipalities as an incentive mechanism for governance reform. Physical investments in water supply and sanitation, drainage, roads, solid waste management, and other municipal facilities will be made through an... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 39295-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Proposed
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 125,000
Sector / Subsector Classification Multisector
/ Multisector
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Environmental sustainability
Gender equity
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Norio Saito
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Local Government Engineering Department

Department of Public Health Engineering

Last PDS Update
22 Apr 2014