Bangladesh: Strengthening the Resilience of the Urban Water Supply, Drainage, and Sanitation to Climate Change in Coastal Towns

Sovereign Project | 45519-001 Status: Closed

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Project Name Strengthening the Resilience of the Urban Water Supply, Drainage, and Sanitation to Climate Change in Coastal Towns
Project Number 45519-001
Country Bangladesh
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7890-BAN: Strengthening the Resilience of the Urban Water Supply, Drainage, and Sanitation to Climate Change in Coastal Towns
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 700,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban flood protection - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development - Urban sanitation - Urban water supply

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Activities are in the final stage to achieve the outcome.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) All TA activities, including climate projections, baseline assessment of three target pourashavas (municipalities), assessment of climate impacts on water supply, sanitation, and urban drainage systems, identification and evaluation of adaptation options, and capacity building programs, have been completed or near completion. Draft final report is being revised. TA outputs and approach and methodology adopted will be used as guidance for the PPTA for the Coastal Towns Infrastructure Improvement Project.
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Stakeholders include government agency (national and pourashava or small city), NGOs/CBOs and general public in studied pourashavas.
During Project Implementation Stakeholders include government agency (national and pourashava or small city), NGOs/CBOs and general public in studied pourashavas. Focus Group Discussions and workshops were conducted in each of the three studied pourashavas. Training programs are being carried out. Workshops in Dhaka were also held twice.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Consulting firm, QCBS, STP - 46 person-months
Procurement Advanced

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Norio Saito
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Local Government Engineering Department
LGED Bhaban (Level 6), Agargaon
Sher-e-Bangla Nagar,
Dhaka 1207, Bangladesh

Timetable

Concept Clearance 08 Feb 2011
Fact Finding 08 Feb 2011 to 13 Feb 2011
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 26 Mar 2013

TA 7890-BAN

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
18 Oct 2011 18 Dec 2011 18 Dec 2011 31 Oct 2012 30 Apr 2013 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 700,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 700,000.00 18 Oct 2011 487,381.75

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