43319-043: Greater Mekong Subregion Corridor Towns Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project will enhance the competitiveness of towns along the East West Economic Corridor (EWEC) and the Southern Economic Corridor (SEC) and support the development of the GMS transport corridors into vibrant economic corridors. The project will transform the corridor towns of Dong Ha, Lao Bao, and Moc Bai into economic hubs by improving urban environmental infrastructure and strengthening institutional capacities of provincial and local authorities. Increased climate resilience through ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 43319-043
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2969
Grant No. 0329
Approval Date 12 Dec 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 130,000
Sector Transport
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban roads and traffic management
Water transport (non-urban)
Urban flood protection
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban sewerage
Urban solid waste management
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Javier Coloma Brotons
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Provincial People's Committee of Quang TriProvince

Tay Ninh Provincial People's Committee

PDS Creation Date
19 Apr 2010

Last PDS Update
11 Sep 2014

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