Lao People's Democratic Republic: Hydropower Impacts and Best Practices: A Communications Project

Sovereign Project | 46178-001 Status: Closed


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Project Name Hydropower Impacts and Best Practices: A Communications Project
Project Number 46178-001
Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8058-LAO: Hydropower Impacts and Best Practices: A Communications Project
Clean Energy Fund under the Clean Energy Financing Partnership Facility US$ 180,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Large hydropower generation

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No 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)
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will require 3.4 person-months of consultant services for the development and implementation of a development communication plan. In addition, it will require 2.3 person-months of consultant services for visual, photographic, and written documentation on and around the project site during the course of the TA. The consultants will be engaged by ADB on an individual basis and may include a mix of international experts and locally based service providers (e.g. surveys, media design).
Procurement No procurement envisaged.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Karen Lane
Responsible ADB Department Department of External Relations
Responsible ADB Division Department of External Relations
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Karen Lane, External Relations Specialist
6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines


Concept Clearance 24 Apr 2012
Fact Finding 25 Apr 2012 to 12 May 2012
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 04 Jun 2012

TA 8058-LAO

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Feb 2012 - 08 Feb 2012 31 Dec 2017 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 180,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 180,000.00 08 Feb 2012 0.00

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