Palau : Koror-Airai Sanitation Project - Additional Financing

Sovereign Project | 42439-014

For approval in November 2023.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Blaik, Stephen
    Sectors Group
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Palau
  • Sector
    • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Project Name
Koror-Airai Sanitation Project - Additional Financing
Project Number
42439-014
Country / Economy
  • Palau
Project Status
Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance
  • Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan: Koror-Airai Sanitation Project - Additional Financing
Source Amount
Concessional ordinary capital resources lending US$ 4.00 million
Operational Priorities
  • OP4: Making cities more livable
Sector / Subsector
  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Urban sewerage

Gender
Effective gender mainstreaming
Description
For approval in November 2023.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Outcome
Outputs
Geographical Location

Safeguard Categories

Environment
C
Involuntary Resettlement
C
Indigenous Peoples
C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
The proposed additional financing will address project cost overruns. No expansion of the project scope is envisaged. The Environmental category is expected to be Category C.
Involuntary Resettlement
The proposed additional financing will address project cost overruns. No expansion of the project scope is envisaged. The Involuntary Resettlement category is expected to be Category C.
Indigenous Peoples
Kiribati's population is a single indigenous ethnic group, and the project beneficiaries are not considered distinct and vulnerable. Consequently, the involuntary resettlement categorization is expected to be Category C.

Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation

During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Contact

Responsible ADB Officer
Blaik, Stephen
Responsible ADB Department
Sectors Group
Responsible ADB Division
Water and Urban Development Sector Office (SG-WUD)
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance

Timetable

Concept Clearance
16 Oct 2023
Fact Finding
18 Oct 2023 to 18 Oct 2023
MRM
-
Approval
-
Last Review Mission
-
Last PDS Update
17 Oct 2022

Funding

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Tenders

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Contracts Awarded

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Procurement Plan

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