43319-022: Greater Mekong Subregion East-West Economic Corridor Towns Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

This project is a first generation intervention of a long-term engagement in towns of the GMS economic corridors, and is aligned with the strategic framework of the GMS Economic Cooperation Program, 2012 2022, approved by the Fourth GMS Summit on 19 to 20 December 2011. It is also in line with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) country partnership strategy 2012 2016 for the Lao PDR and supports ADB s urban operational plan (2012 2020) and water operational plan (2011 2020). The project will enhan... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 43319-022
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2931
Grant No. 0313
Grant No. 0314
Approval Date 06 Nov 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 40,830
Sector / Subsector Classification Multisector
/ Multisector
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Regional cooperation and integration
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Michael E. White
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
28 Feb 2014

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