Viet Nam: Ho Chi Minh City Water Supply Project

Sovereign Project | 41070-012 Status: Closed


Latest Project Documents

Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

Project Name Ho Chi Minh City Water Supply Project
Project Number 41070-012
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7091-VIE: Ho Chi Minh City Water Supply Project
Technical Assistance Grant Fund (FRA) US$ 1.50 million
TA 7091-VIE: Ho Chi Minh City Water Supply Project (Supplementary)
Multi-Donor Trust Fund under the Water Financing Partnership Facility US$ 300,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban water supply

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

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
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 Four stakeholders workshops were organized during the project preparation
During Project Implementation TA to close on 31/03/2013

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will be implemented over a period of 12 months by a mix of individual consultants and firm with a total of 130 person months of which 40 personmonths are international consultants and 90 personmonths are national consultants.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Hubert Jenny
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Saigon Water Corporation
Mr Dao Tring Tho
Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam


Concept Clearance 28 Oct 2007
Fact Finding 31 May 2007 to 01 Jun 2007
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 21 Apr 2009
Last PDS Update 25 Mar 2013

TA 7091-VIE

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
24 Jun 2008 31 Jul 2008 31 Jul 2008 30 Sep 2009 31 Mar 2013 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 1,800,000.00 400,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,200,000.00 24 Jun 2008 1,798,035.89

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

None currently available.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

None currently available.

Related Publications

None currently available.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced in its operations to facilitate stakeholder participation in ADB's decision-making. For more information, refer to the Safeguard Policy Statement, Operations Manual F1, and Operations Manual L3.

Requests for information may also be directed to the InfoUnit.