43316-012: Pakse Urban Environmental Improvement Project

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Description

The project will enhance the competitiveness of Pakse as a regional economic and tourism center of the southern Lao PDR. It responds to the local government's vision for Pakse to become a green city and for the greater Pakse urban area to gain official city status in the future by improving citywide environmental improvements in solid waste management, flood protection and drainage, and riverbank erosion protection along the Xedon River; supporting community-driven initiatives in urban environm... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 43316-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0297
Loan No. 2876
Approval Date 28 Jun 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 27,500
Sector / Subsector Classification Multisector
/ Multisector
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Anupma Jain
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Public Works and Transport

Last PDS Update
31 Mar 2014

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