Papua New Guinea: Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project

Project Name Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project
Project Number 52226-001
Country / Economy Papua New Guinea
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan: Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 30.90 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Urban sanitation - Urban sewerage - Urban water supply

Gender Gender equity
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Incidence of waterborne disease in provincial towns is reduced (Medium Term Development Plan 2 2016 2017)a
Outcome Access to safe water and sanitation in provincial urban areas increased.

Urban water infrastructure constructed.

Urban sanitation infrastructure constructed.

Awareness of hygiene and hygiene behaviors improved.

Institutional and project management capacity is enhanced.

Geographical Location Nation-wide, Port Moresby
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Alexandra L. Conroy
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division PAUW
Executing Agencies
Department of National Planning & Monitoring
Vulupindi Haus, P.O. Box 631
Waigani, NCD, Port Moresby
Papua New Guinea
Concept Clearance 21 Sep 2018
Fact Finding 21 Jul 2019 to 27 Jul 2019
MRM 24 Jan 2020
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 03 Oct 2018

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