China, People's Republic of: Capacity Building for ICT-Based Industrial Waste Management

Sovereign Project | 44038-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Capacity Building for ICT-Based Industrial Waste Management
Project Number 44038-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7617-PRC: Capacity Building for ICT-Based Industrial Waste Management
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 450,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Information and communication technology - ICT industries and ICT-enabled services

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban hazardous waste management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
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)

CSWMIS Assessment Report and Pilot Sites-Government Capacity Survey submitted in August 2011

NSWMIS Framework Assessment Report (including recommendations for updating the current system) submitted in December 2011

International study tour conducted in September 2011 and a Report on the International Study Tour was submitted

First training workshop on NSWMIS conducted in Feb 2012 in Chengdu.

Second training workshop involving about 40 environmental officers as trainers on operation & mgt of industrial waste MIS conducted in April 2012.

NSWMIS Demonstrations in Tianjin, Liaoning and Fujian Provinces conducted in October 2011 and submitted draft NSWMIS Demonstration Assessment Report.

Preliminary draft Guidelines received and the draft is being revised.

Presentation and discussion of the draft guidelines in demonstration sites to guide O&M of NSWMIS scheduled in May 2012.

Geographical Location PRC

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Met with an industrial waste treatment company to understand the practices of industrial waste treatement, the enforcement of relevant regulations, and future development trend.
During Project Implementation Industry representatives participated in the final workshop and shared experience in using the national solid waste management information system. They also gave suggestions on improving the system.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Three Individual consultants were recruited to provide a total of 25 person-months of consulting services, comprising an international expert for 5 person-months and two national experts for 20 person-months in April 2011. The consultants were engaged by the executing agency (EA) following the Asian Development Bank's (ADB) Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time).
Procurement The EDC procures equipment financed by the TA following ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2010, as amended from time to time). The equipment procured under the TA will be turned over to the executing agency and the two municipal EPBs after the TA completion.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Fei Yu
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environmental Protection
115 Xizhimen Nanxiaojie, Beijing


Concept Clearance 19 Jul 2010
Fact Finding 24 Jul 2010 to 27 Jul 2010
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 05 Aug 2010
Last PDS Update 26 Sep 2012

TA 7617-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
01 Oct 2010 16 Nov 2010 16 Nov 2010 31 Mar 2012 31 Jan 2013 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
450,000.00 0.00 150,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 01 Oct 2010 415,158.27

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