China, People's Republic of: Guangxi Wuzhou Urban Development

Sovereign Project | 40642-012

Summary

The Project is aimed at promoting sustainable urban development and improving quality of life in Wuzhou. The outcomes of the Project include improved environmental management through the enhanced disaster management and infrastructure and and improved municipal services, particularly in the areas of wastewater management.

Latest Project Documents

Title Document Date
Guangxi Wuzhou Urban Development Oct 2008

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Project Name Guangxi Wuzhou Urban Development
Project Number 40642-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4960-PRC: Guangxi Wuzhou Urban Development
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The Project is aimed at promoting sustainable urban development and improving quality of life in Wuzhou. The outcomes of the Project include improved environmental management through the enhanced disaster management and infrastructure and and improved municipal services, particularly in the areas of wastewater management.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy To rehabilitate the urban infrastructure and further strengthen its environmental management system, Wuzhou Municipal Government has prepared a project proposal requesting ADB financial support. Wuzhou is located in one of the poor interior provinces in western PRC, support for which is an operational priority for ADB. Support for urban development, particularly in the area of urban environmental management and upgrading, is a strategic focus area of ADB lending operation in PRC.
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 Wuzhou
Safeguard Categories
Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples C
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

33.5 person months of international (10.5 pm) and national (23 pm) consultants will be engaged through a firm in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants using quality and cost based selection method and biodata technical proposal.

The consultants will have expertise in urban development, economic analysis, financial analysis, poverty and social safeguards, environmenal impact assessment, resettlement, bridge engineering, civil engineering, industrial wastewater management, geological disaster management and institutional analysis.

Responsible ADB Officer Fei Yue
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Wuzhou Municipal GovernmentMr. LI Guomin#1 Xinxing San Road Wuzhou City, Guangzi Zhuang Autonomous Region, PRC
Timetable
Concept Clearance 22 Mar 2007
Fact Finding 04 Jul 2007 to 05 Jul 2007
MRM -
Approval 09 Aug 2007
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 18 Apr 2007
Last PDS Update 16 Oct 2008

TA 4960-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
09 Aug 2007 12 Nov 2007 12 Nov 2007 31 Jul 2008 31 Dec 2008 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 150,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 650,000.00 09 Aug 2007 496,448.29
Title Document Type Document Date
Guangxi Wuzhou Urban Development Consultants' Reports Oct 2008

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