39298-013: City Region Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project aims to increase growth potential and environmental sustainability of two city regions based on coherent regional urban planning. A city region is defined as an organic agglomeration of a large city, surrounding secondary towns, and adjacent peri-urban areas. The project will target the city regions of Dhaka and Khulna. It will support the development of key urban infrastructure, focusing on urban environment and local economic development. The project also supports government ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 39298-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 7641
Loan No. 2695
TA No. 7642
Grant No. 0323
Approval Date 08 Nov 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 120,675
Geographical Location Dhaka and Khulna
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy efficiency and conservation
Other urban services
Urban flood protection
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban roads and traffic management
Urban sanitation
Urban solid waste management
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Elma Morsheda
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Local Government Engineering Department

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014