40559-012: Urban Governance and Infrastructure Improvement (Sector) II

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The TA will prepare a project which will assist selected 25-35 municipalities or pourashavas to (i) enhance accountability in municipal services; and (ii) develop and expand physical infrastructure and urban services to increase economic opportunities and to reduce vulnerability to environmental degradation, poverty and natural hazards. The TA will also develop effective measures to improve women's participation in municipal management and services as well as upgrade the conditions of the poores... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 40559-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4863
Approval Date 07 Nov 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 600
Geographical Location Approximately 45 municipalities will be covered under the ensuing project. Three municipalities were studied in detail under the TA as sample.
Sector / Subsector Classification Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
/ Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Thematic Classification Environmental sustainability
Gender equity
Governance
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Masayuki Tachiiri
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Local Government Engineering Department
Md. Nurullah

PDS Creation Date
19 Oct 2006

Last PDS Update
05 Mar 2013

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