39405-013: Dhaka Water Supply Sector Development Program (Project Loan)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The overall expected impact of the Dhaka Water Supply Sector Development Program (DWSSDP) is to contribute to sustained economic growth and public health improvement, in urban water supply sector, particularly in Dhaka Metropolitan Area, through the improvement of living standard in the basic human needs by improving the water supply. The supply of clean water will impact on reduction in child mortality and improvement of general health, conversion to economic activity by saving time to ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 39405-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2383
TA No. 7001
Loan No. 2382
Approval Date 10 Dec 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 202,500
Geographical Location Dhaka
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Manoj Sharma
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority
Engr. Taqsem Khan

Ministry of Finance
Dr. Mohammad Tareque

Ministry of Local Gov't,Rural Dev't,&Co-operatives
Mr. Shaikh Khurshid Alam

PDS Creation Date
21 Apr 2008

Last PDS Update
25 Sep 2014

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