Bangladesh: Khulna Water Supply Project

Sovereign Project | 42171-012 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Islam, Md. Rafiqul South Asia Department Request for information
  • Bangladesh
  • Technical Assistance
  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Project Name Khulna Water Supply Project
Project Number 42171-012
Country Bangladesh
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7385-BAN: Khulna Water Supply Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 800,000.00
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 water supply

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
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 Khulna, Bangladesh

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

Under the PPTA, 2 consulting firms and 4 individual consultants will be engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2007, as amended from time to time). The main consulting firm (Firm 1) will employ 14.0 pm of international and 36.0 pm of national consultants' input. The second consulting firm (Firm 2) will be engaged for groundwater assessment with 19 pm of national consultants.

The four individual consultants will be engaged for specific tasks, namely: supervising the groundwater assessment by Firm 2, cost estimates and economic/financial analysis, review of safeguared documents, and assistance for smooth start-up of the Project with total inputs of 5.0 pm of international and 6.0 pm of national consutlants.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Islam, Md. Rafiqul
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Khulna Water Supply and Sewerage Authority
J. Haider
Khulna City, Bangaladesh


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 26 Nov 2009
Last PDS Update 28 Feb 2011

TA 7385-BAN

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
24 Nov 2009 28 Dec 2009 28 Dec 2009 31 Mar 2011 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
800,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 24 Nov 2009 752,400.54

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Title Document Type Document Date
Khulna Water Supply Project: Final Report Consultants' Reports Apr 2011
Khulna Water Supply Project: Final Report (IWM) Consultants' Reports Mar 2011

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

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