Regional: Sustainable Urban Transport (previously Transport Infrastructure and Services for Regional Integration and Urban Development)

Sovereign Project | 39335-012

Summary

The TA aims to promote urban economic development by developing sustainable urban transport systems. The TA will provide each pilot city with (i) a strategic development framework for sustainable urban transport (ii) a set of effective investment programs to support efficient urban transport systems and (iii) a set of innovative financing options, such as combining public and private resources and using new financing modalities.

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Project Name Sustainable Urban Transport (previously Transport Infrastructure and Services for Regional Integration and Urban Development)
Project Number 39335-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6350-REG: Sustainable Urban Transport (previously Transport Infrastructure and Services for Regional Integration and Urban Development)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector Transport - Road transport (non-urban)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The TA aims to promote urban economic development by developing sustainable urban transport systems. The TA will provide each pilot city with (i) a strategic development framework for sustainable urban transport (ii) a set of effective investment programs to support efficient urban transport systems and (iii) a set of innovative financing options, such as combining public and private resources and using new financing modalities.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Sustainable urban economic development through the development of efficient transport systems in cities
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

Improvement in the efficiency of urban transport systems

Enhancement of ADB's ability to engage in policy dialogue and to respond to the demands of DMCs in a timely fashion

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

A strategic development framework for sustainable urban transport

Effective investment programs

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Changzhou and Harbin (PRC), Dhaka (Bangladesh), Colombo (Sri Lanka), Kathmandu (Nepal)
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 Consultants will be recruited on an individual basis.
Responsible ADB Officer Lloyd Wright
Responsible ADB Department SDCC
Responsible ADB Division Sustainable Infrastructure Division, RSDD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank James Leatherjleather@adb.orgRegional and Sustainable Development Department
Timetable
Concept Clearance 03 Oct 2005
Fact Finding 15 Aug 2006 to 21 Aug 2006
MRM -
Approval 26 Oct 2006
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 24 Oct 2006
Last PDS Update 26 Jan 2010

TA 6350-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
26 Oct 2006 - 26 Oct 2006 30 Apr 2008 31 Dec 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 26 Oct 2006 958,980.99

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