42173-013: Dhaka Environmentally Sustainable Water Supply Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project will provide more reliable and improved security of water supply in Dhaka by developing a new surface water supply scheme for supply augmentation, which includes the development of a water intake at Meghna River, a raw water transmission pipeline, a water treatment plant (WTP) at Gandharbpur with capacity of 500 million liters per day (MLD), a treated water transmission pipeline to the existing water supply network, and distribution reinforcements. The project will also include ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 42173-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 3051
Approval Date 22 Oct 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 250,000
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Norio Saito
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority

Last PDS Update
11 Jun 2014

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