India: Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Investment Program

Sovereign Project | 40156-012 Status: Closed

Summary

The TA seeks to contribute towards improved human wellbeing of coastal communities, greater sustainability of coastal ecosystems and a reduction in loss of coastal property in Goa, Karnataka and Maharashtra by designing innovative interventions for sustainable coastal protection and shoreline management planning.

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Project Name Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Investment Program
Project Number 40156-012
Country India
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4965-IND: Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Investment Program
Japan Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
TA 4965-IND: Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Investment Program (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 200,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Water-based natural resources management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The TA seeks to contribute towards improved human wellbeing of coastal communities, greater sustainability of coastal ecosystems and a reduction in loss of coastal property in Goa, Karnataka and Maharashtra by designing innovative interventions for sustainable coastal protection and shoreline management planning.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location The TA will cover the states of Goa, Karnataka, and Maharashtra.

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
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The PPTA will employ the services of seven international (22 person-months) and eleven national consultants (45 person-months) for a total of 67 person-months. The international consultants will include: coastal planning specialist; coastal protection works engineer; coastal modeler; coastal engineer (geotextile specialist); environmental specialist; PPP development specialist; and a natural resources economist. The national specialists include: coastal engineer; coastal protection works engineers; marine scientist; quantity surveyor; coastal land use specialist; geotechnical specialist; economist; financial specialist; environmental/marine ecology specialist; institutional development specialist; social and gender development specialist. The consultants will be engaged by ADB through a firm using the quality-and cost-based selection method in accordance with the Guidelines on the Use of Consultants by Asian Development Bank and Its Borrowers and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for the selection of national consultants.

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 Water Resources
P. K. Chakrabarti
Ministry of Water Resources

Timetable

Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 18 Apr 2007 to 04 May 2007
MRM -
Approval 07 Sep 2007
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 09 Jul 2008
Last PDS Update 05 Jul 2010

TA 4965-IND

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
07 Sep 2007 03 Mar 2008 03 Mar 2008 31 Jul 2008 31 Jul 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,200,000.00 0.00 260,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,460,000.00 07 Sep 2007 1,197,445.33

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