32249-012: Community-based Water Supply and Sanitation Project | Asian Development Bank

Nepal: Community-based Water Supply and Sanitation Project

Sovereign (Public) Project | 32249-012 Status: Archived

The Project aims to assist the Government in preparing an investment project suitable for ADB financing through its Sector Loan modality. The Project will include a combination of water supply, including construction of new systems and rehabilitation of old ones, sanitation, and health and hygiene education components. It also aims to substantially increase transparency and stakeholder involvement in the initial design process, increase participation at all levels of project implementation and complement the activities of other donors in the sector. The TA will be carried out in three phases.

Project Details

Project Officer
Nayana Mawilmada South Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Nepal
Sector
  • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
 
Project Name Community-based Water Supply and Sanitation Project
Project Number 32249-012
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 3844-NEP: Community-based Water Supply and Sanitation Project
Japan Special Fund US$ 750,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Rural sanitation - Rural water supply services

Health / Health system development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Description The Project aims to assist the Government in preparing an investment project suitable for ADB financing through its Sector Loan modality. The Project will include a combination of water supply, including construction of new systems and rehabilitation of old ones, sanitation, and health and hygiene education components. It also aims to substantially increase transparency and stakeholder involvement in the initial design process, increase participation at all levels of project implementation and complement the activities of other donors in the sector. The TA will be carried out in three phases. Phase 1 will analyze and map poverty and coverage data, identify priority areas, conduct a social assessment in the target areas, analyze the evolving institutional structure of the sector, and compare the institutional and financial arrangements of the various donors active in the sector; Phase 2 will include a series of workshops/consensus building sessions to involve NGOs, various government agencies, and other stakeholders in the project design process; and Phase 3 will further refine the project framework developed by the stakeholders into an investment project suitable for ADB financing.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
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
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services About 15 person-months of international and 62 person-months of domestic consulting services will be required from consulting firms with expertise in rural water supply and sanitation, institutional development, social and gender development, facilitation and consensus building, and geographical information system. The consutlants will be engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines.
Responsible ADB Officer Nayana Mawilmada
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport
Mr. D. Pyakural, Secretary
Singha Durbar Kathmandu Nepal
Timetable
Concept Clearance 19 Oct 2001
Fact Finding 18 Nov 2001 to 28 Nov 2001
MRM -
Approval 13 Mar 2002
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 04 Dec 2006

TA 3844-NEP

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
13 Mar 2002 22 Apr 2002 22 Apr 2002 31 Dec 2002 31 Aug 2003 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
750,000.00 0.00 160,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 910,000.00 13 Mar 2002 736,037.67

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Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Community-Based Water Supply and Sanitation Project Technical Assistance Reports Mar 2002

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