Viet Nam: Support to Central and Local Governments to Implement Urban Environmental Improvement Programs

Sovereign Project | 44003-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Support to Central and Local Governments to Implement Urban Environmental Improvement Programs
Project Number 44003-012
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7885-VIE: Support to Central and Local Governments to Implement Urban Environmental Improvement Programs
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 2.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Decentralization

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban water supply

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome

TA completed and closed at 31/12 2015

12 City Sanitation Strategies and 3 Options Studies Completed

3 Policy Papers published on ADB website

Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Inception phase to completed in September 2013

City Sanitation Strategy to be implemented from October 2013 to December 2014

Option Studies to be implemented in 2014-215

Policy papers to be produced in 2015

Recruitment of individual consultants for City Sanitation Strategies and Policy partly completed.

Additional recruitment due in 2014 (Q2) for Option Studies (National Firm) and individual consultants for policy and city sanitation strategies.

Geographical Location Viet Nam

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design The Project Team consulted with various Ministries at the central government levels and with some local governments agencies in charge of urban environment. The Viet Nam Water and Sanitation Sector Assessment Strategy and Roadmap (Manila, June 2010) provided the background for external assistance to the urban environment sector, the donors and government strategy.
During Project Implementation The Project Team is now working with the Ministry of Construction, counterpart Agency for this TA

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services to be determined

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Hubert Jenny
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Construction
Management Board of Water
Supply & Sanitation Development Project
37 Le Dai Hanh, Hanoi, Vietnam


Concept Clearance 25 Oct 2010
Fact Finding 20 Sep 2010 to 20 Sep 2010
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 30 Oct 2010
Last PDS Update 31 Mar 2016

TA 7885-VIE

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
12 Oct 2011 12 Apr 2012 12 Apr 2012 31 Dec 2013 31 Dec 2015 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 2,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,000,000.00 12 Oct 2011 1,856,296.95

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