China, People's Republic of: Management of Uncontrolled Landfills

Sovereign Project | 46051-001 Status: Closed


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Project Name Management of Uncontrolled Landfills
Project Number 46051-001
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8165-PRC: Management of Uncontrolled Landfills
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

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

Gender Equity and 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) Consulting firm (ESD Asia Limited) commenced its services on 1 April 2013. The TA completion date was extended until 30 September 2014. Three additional experts were added to the team without additional cost to do new tasks beyond the original scope of work per consultation with the stakeholders. A contract variation was issued with the addition of 1.5 person-months under the consulting firm contract for Environmental Management Plan Specialist. An interim workshop was held in March 2014, and an international study tour was undertaken in June 2014. A final workshop was held in mid-September 2014. All activities under the TA have been completed.
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design The TA has been conceptualized in close cooperation with the government, MOHURD, and related agencies. Consultations were held with international and national experts.
During Project Implementation An inception, interim, and final workshops have been held where ample consultations with the stakeholders have taken place.

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Consulting Services

The TA will finance consulting services, workshops, training, field work and survey costs. Consulting services totaling 32 person-months (6 person-months of international and 26 person-months of national) will be required. The consultants will provide expertise in landfill remediation, contaminated site clean-up, solid waste management and reuse, environmental management, urban planning, environment economics and finance, and environment legislative and institutional aspects.

The consultants will be engaged through a firm according to ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time) using quality- and cost-based selection criteria (with a quality/cost weighing rate of 90:10) and simplified technical proposal procedures.

Procurement The TA equipment will be procured by the consultants according to ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2010, as amended from time to time) and transferred to MOHURD upon completion of the TA. The proceeds of the TA will be disbursed in accordance with ADB's Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook (2010, as amended from time to time). TA disbursement will be handled by ADB.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Antonio Ressano Garcia
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development
9 San Li He Road, Haidian District
Beijing 100835
People's Republic of China


Concept Clearance 01 Aug 2012
Fact Finding 25 Jun 2012 to 27 Jun 2012
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2014

TA 8165-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
17 Sep 2012 12 Oct 2012 12 Oct 2012 28 Feb 2014 30 Sep 2014 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 500,000.00 17 Sep 2012 489,221.64
Title Document Type Document Date
Management of Uncontrolled Landfills: Technical Assistance Completion Report TA Completion Reports Aug 2015
Management of Uncontrolled Landfills Technical Assistance Reports Sep 2012

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