|Project Name||Comprehensive Socioeconomic Urban Development Project - Viet Tri, Hung Yen and Dong Dang|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
|Sector / Subsector||
Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The PPTA is in line with the Viet Nam's Socio-Economic Development Plan 2006-2010 which envisions Viet Nam to become an industrialized country by 2020. In the Orientation Master Plan for Urban Development to 2020, the Government aims to develop model cities and divert rural migration away from the large cities through the development of secondary cities and strengthening of rural-urban linkages. The proposed Project will address the GMS strategy to transform transport corridors into full-fledged economic corridors as identified in ADB's Regional Cooperation Strategy and Program for GMS (2009-2011) and confirmed during the 15th Ministerial Meeting of the GMS Economic Cooperation Program and the GMS Development Dialogue. ADB's Country Strategy and Program (CSP) for Viet Nam 2007?2010 emphasizes the need to target infrastructure investments in small and medium-sized cities, particularly those along the GMS economic corridors. The Assessment, Strategy and Roadmap (ASR) for the urban development sector in Viet Nam that is expected to be completed by June 2010 will accord a priority on the integrated urban development approach in corridor towns.|
|Impact||To develop Viet Tri, Hung Yen, and Dong Dang to complement Hanoi as northern Viet Nam's economic centers and to contribute to the transformation of the NSEC from transport corridor to full-fledged economic corridor.|
|Description of Outcome||The outcome of the project will be improved urban infrastructure and municipal services in the project cities through investing in urban infrastructure construction and upgrading, and strengthening local government's urban management capacities.|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs||The project will comprise five components: (i) urban roads and drainages, (ii) water supply and sanitation, (iii) solid waste management, (iv) border gate facilities, and (v) institutional capacity building.|
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Geographical Location||Viet Tri (Phu Tho Province), Hung Yen (Hung Yen Province) and Dong Dang (Lang Son Province)|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
|Consulting Services||All consultants will be engaged through a firm. The TA will require 9 positions and 26 personmonths of international consulting services and 12 positions and 48 pm of national consulting services.|
|Responsible ADB Officer||White, Michael E.|
|Responsible ADB Department||Southeast Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Urban Development and Water Division, SERD|
Provincial People's Committee of Hung Yen
10 CHua Chuong, Hung Yen City Hung Yen Province
Viet Nam Provincial People's Committee of Lang Son
2 Hong Vuong Road Chi Lang Ward, Lang Son City
Viet Nam Provincial People's Committee of Phu Tho
1166 Hung Vuong Tien Cat Ward, Viet Tri
|Concept Clearance||19 Feb 2010|
|Fact Finding||27 Jan 2010 to 02 Feb 2010|
|Approval||12 Apr 2010|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|PDS Creation Date||22 Jan 2010|
|Last PDS Update||10 Mar 2011|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|12 Apr 2010||10 Aug 2010||10 Aug 2010||31 Aug 2011||30 Jun 2013||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|1,200,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||300,000.00||1,500,000.00||12 Apr 2010||1,086,485.91|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Comprehensive Socioeconomic Urban Development Project - Viet Tri||Concept Papers||Mar 2010|
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