Project Name Small Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Sector
Project Number 31402-013
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 1755-NEP: Small Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Sector
Concessional ordinary capital resources / Asian Development Fund US$ 35.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development - Rural water supply services

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)
Geographical Location Small Emerging Towns along the East-West Highway and the Connecting Major North-South Feeder Roads

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

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

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Xiaoyan Ye
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Nepal Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport
Mr. P. P. Kadaria
[email protected]
Ministry of Physical Planning and Works, Singhadurbar


Concept Clearance 15 Jun 1997
Fact Finding 21 Feb 2000 to 07 Mar 2000
MRM 29 Mar 2000
Approval 12 Sep 2000
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 20 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 16 Jul 2009

LoanĀ 1755-NEP

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
12 Sep 2000 18 Dec 2000 16 Mar 2001 31 Dec 2006 30 Nov 2008 03 Dec 2009
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 53.90 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 35.00 12 Sep 2000 31.58 0.00 98%
Counterpart 18.90 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 12 Sep 2000 32.13 0.00 100%

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