44106-012: Preparing a Water Supply and Sanitation Handbook for Southeast Asia

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The original book Asian Water Supplies - Reaching the Urban Poor was authored by Arthur McIntosh and published by ADB in 2003. It was reprinted in 2005 and had been out of print since 2007 until a recent reprint of a limited number of books was made by ADB in 2010. The book is the only general source book of its kind for the region and has been used extensively by donors, consultants, and developing country water utilities. The objective of the TA is to update the book and take into ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 44106-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7941
Approval Date 22 Nov 2011
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Water Supply and Sanitation
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Michael E. White
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

Last PDS Update
11 Sep 2014