India: Inclusive Tourism Infrastructure Development Project

Sovereign Project | 40648-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Inclusive Tourism Infrastructure Development Project
Project Number 40648-012
Country India
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7014-IND: Inclusive Tourism Infrastructure Development Project
Japan Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade - Trade and services

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
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 Four participating states including Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Tamil Nadu and Uttarakhand

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

Consultants will be recruited individually in two stages to form two teams.

A total of 66 person months of consulting services will be required including 9 person-months of international and 57 person-months of national consultants. The Phase 1 will include international experts (9 person-months) in tourism planning / infrastructure development/ team leader, community-based tourism, and project economics. It will also include national experts in (27 person-months) in tourism infrastructure engineering (2X3), cultural heritage conservation and management (3) environment and natural heritage management (4), social development - including resettlement (6), tourism institutional and regulatory development (2), private sector participation (2), and economic and financial analysis (4). Phase two will require 30 person-months (only national consultants) consulting inputs including in project management, civil engineering, procurement, and tourism institutional development.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Keiichi Tamaki
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Tourism India
Ms. Leena Nandan
Fax: 91-11 2371-5717/2371-5084
Transport Bhawan 1 Parliament Street, New delhi-110001 India


Concept Clearance 11 Oct 2007
Fact Finding 15 Oct 2007 to 19 Oct 2007
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 22 Oct 2007
Last PDS Update 28 Jul 2011

TA 7014-IND

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
12 Dec 2007 03 Mar 2008 03 Mar 2008 31 Dec 2008 29 Feb 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,200,000.00 12 Dec 2007 850,245.79

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