47923-014: URBAN-RURAL INTEGRATION WATER DISTRIBUTION PROJECT

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

Access to safe and reliable water is a basic human need that remains unmet for hundreds of millions in the PRC: one in two (700 million) are forced to consume water below WHO standards. Furthermore, an imbalance in the quality of water supply is observed. Rural and semi-urban communities are particularly disaffected, bearing disproportionate impact on economic livelihoods and health. About 53% of rural residents lack household tap connections, relying instead on wells and other communal supplies... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Borrower/Equity Investment Name CHINA WATER AFFAIRS GROUP LTD.
Project Number 47923-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance TA
PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers 7395
Approval Date 03 Dec 2013
Sector / Subsector Classification Not yet classified
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Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Hisaka Kimura
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Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 2

PDS Creation Date
01 Oct 2013

Last PDS Update
28 Apr 2014

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