China, People's Republic of: Gansu Baiyin Urban Development II Project

Sovereign Project | 46062-001 Status: Closed


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Project Name Gansu Baiyin Urban Development II Project
Project Number 46062-001
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8381-PRC: Gansu Baiyin Urban Development II Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
TA 8381-PRC: Gansu Baiyin Urban Development II Project (Supplementary)
Multi-Donor Trust Fund under the Water Financing Partnership Facility US$ 120,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Education - Technical and vocational education and training

Transport - Transport policies and institutional development

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Other urban services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development - Urban water supply

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender 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)
Geographical Location Baiyin, Gansu Province

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design During November 2013-May 2014, extensive consultations with representatives of affected villages, communities, laid-off workers, rural surplus labor, enterprises and government agencies were conducted during project design. In total, 433 people were surveyed, and 30 focus group discussions with 350 participants were held. In addition, a number of key informant interviews and stakeholders workshops were also held with the executing agency, implementing agencies, and various bureaus during preparation of the resettlement plan and environmental management plan
During Project Implementation TBD

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The PPTA will be implemented by engaging a firm for overall project preparation and two teams of individual consultants specializing in transport management and vocational education. Experts on industrial sector development, civil engineering, water and sanitation engineering, transport management, vocational education, economic and financial analysis, environment, and resettlement and social development will be engaged. The firm will be engaged on the basis of quality- and cost-based selection method using simplified technical proposal procedures, with a quality-cost ratio of 80:20, while consultants for the two separate teams will be engaged through individual consultant selection.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Satoshi Ishii
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Baiyin Municipal Government
Mr. Zhou Jianhua, Deputy Director, Baiyin Project Management Office
Baiyin Development & Reform Commission Municipal Government Building Baiyin City, Gansu Province, PRC


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 24 Sep 2014

TA 8381-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
17 Jun 2013 10 Jul 2013 10 Jul 2013 31 Dec 2014 30 Jun 2015 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 120,000.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 820,000.00 17 Jun 2013 697,816.83

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