Nepal: Rural Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Sector Development Program

Sovereign Project | 40554-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Rural Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Sector Development Program
Project Number 40554-012
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4919-NEP: Rural Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Sector Development Program
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Irrigation - Rural water supply services

Energy - Renewable energy generation - small hydro

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nepal

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement C
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

Engagement of Individual Consultants (Total: 50 person-months).

Rural Development Specialist (International, 4 person-months);

Project Economist (International, 3 person-months);

Participatory Planning Specialist (National, 3 person-months);

Poverty Reduction Specialist (National, 3 person-months);

Local Governance Specialist (National, 4 person-months);

Financial Management Specialist (National, 3 person-months);

Environment Specialist (National, 3 person-months);

Social Development Specialist (National, 3 person-months);

Resettlement Specialist (National, 3 person-months);

Monitoring and Impact Evaluation Specialist (National, 3 person-months);

Five Rural Roads Engineers (National, 3 person-months each);

Rural Water Supply Specialist (National, 3 person-months).

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Ki Hee Ryu
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Nepal Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Local Development
Ram Krishna Shrestha
Shree Mahal, Pulchowk


Concept Clearance 31 Oct 2006
Fact Finding 08 Dec 2006 to 14 Dec 2006
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 13 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 01 Dec 2006

TA 4919-NEP

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
02 Feb 2007 22 Feb 2007 22 Feb 2007 30 Jun 2007 31 Dec 2007 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 02 Feb 2007 480,302.48

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