China, People's Republic of: Wuhan Urban Environmental Improvement Project

Sovereign Project | 42011-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Wuhan Urban Environmental Improvement Project
Project Number 42011-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7177-PRC: Wuhan Urban Environmental Improvement Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 700,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban sewerage - Urban water supply

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Investment project approved.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) All planned TA activities were completed.
Geographical Location Wuhan

Safeguard Categories

Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples B

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design A stakeholder analysis and public consultation will be an integral part of the poverty, social, environmental, and resettlement for effective project management. The main stakeholders include national, provincial, municipal governments, drainage company, water bureau, water conservancy bureau, and project beneficiaries including utility service customers, residents near impacted lakes/channels, and neighborhoods.
During Project Implementation Extensive stakeholder consultations will be undertaken through workshops, meetings, seminar, focus group discussions, and key informant interviews.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services A total of 46.5 person-months of consulting services (15.5 international and 31 national) will be required. The consultants will provide expertise in wastewater management and sludge treatment, environment, financial, economic, social development and resettlement, and institutional development.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Arnaud Heckmann
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Wuhan Municipal Government
People's Republic of China


Concept Clearance 20 Oct 2008
Fact Finding 12 Oct 2008 to 17 Oct 2008
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 21 Oct 2008
Last PDS Update 20 Dec 2011

TA 7177-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
21 Nov 2008 29 Dec 2008 29 Dec 2008 15 Aug 2009 31 Dec 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
700,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 900,000.00 21 Nov 2008 646,242.16
Title Document Type Document Date
Wuhan Urban Environmental Improvement Project Gender Action Plans Jun 2010
Wuhan Urban Environmental Improvement Project Consultants' Reports Nov 2009
Wuhan Urban Environmental Improvement Project Concept Papers Nov 2008

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.

Title Document Type Document Date
Wuhan Urban Environmental Improvement Project Summary Environmental Impact Assessments Feb 2010

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

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