Nepal: Bagmati River Basin Improvement Project

Sovereign Project | 43448-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Bagmati River Basin Improvement Project
Project Number 43448-012
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8050-NEP: Bagmati River Basin Improvement Project
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 800,000.00
TA 8050-NEP: Bagmati River Basin Improvement Project
Multi-Donor Trust Fund under the Water Financing Partnership Facility US$ 470,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Forestry - Rural flood protection - Water-based natural resources management

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

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The PPTA will be implemented over a period of 8 months from the fielding of consultants, which is anticipated in January 2012. ADB will recruit a team of national and international consultants through a firm using simplified technical proposal for the quality- and cost-based selection method. The consultants will be engaged by ADB in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time).

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Arnaud Cauchois
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Water and Energy Commission Secretariat
Singha Durbar, Kathmandu, Nepal


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 16 Jun 2011 to 24 Jun 2011
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 26 Jan 2012

TA 8050-NEP

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
24 Jan 2012 01 Mar 2012 01 Mar 2012 30 Sep 2012 30 Sep 2014 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 1,270,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 200,000.00 1,470,000.00 24 Jan 2012 1,217,697.75

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