India : Advanced Project Preparedness for Poverty Reduction-Project Preparation and Implementation Support for Uttarakhand Emergency Assistance Project

Sovereign Project | 43166-214

The technical assistance will provide guidance and assistance to the implementing agency in project preparation of indicative selected subprojects, assessment of economic feasibility and financial sustainability of subprojects, procurement, safeguards, project management and financial management to ensure timely implementation of Uttarakhand Emergency Assistance Project. The technical assistance will also provide assistance to the Government of Uttarakhand in adopting modern technologies in design, construction and maintenance of roads, bridges, tunnels and tourism & hospitality infrastructure suited to disaster-prone geographical and climatic conditions in Uttarakhand.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Sahu, Prabhasha
    South Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    India
  • Modality
  • Sector
    • Transport

Related Projects

Project Name
Advanced Project Preparedness for Poverty Reduction-Project Preparation and Implementation Support for Uttarakhand Emergency Assistance Project
Project Number
43166-214
Country / Economy
  • India
Project Status
Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance
  • Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8543-IND: Advanced Project Preparedness for Poverty Reduction-Project Preparation and Implementation Support for Uttarakhand Emergency Assistance Project (Subproject 30)
Source Amount
Technical Assistance Grant Fund (UKG) US$ 2.00 million
Strategic Agendas
  • Environmentally sustainable growth
  • Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
  • Governance and capacity development
  • Partnerships
Sector / Subsector
  • Industry and trade / Industry and trade sector development

  • Transport / Air transport - Road transport (non-urban) - Urban roads and traffic management

  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Urban water supply

Gender
No gender elements
Description
The technical assistance will provide guidance and assistance to the implementing agency in project preparation of indicative selected subprojects, assessment of economic feasibility and financial sustainability of subprojects, procurement, safeguards, project management and financial management to ensure timely implementation of Uttarakhand Emergency Assistance Project. The technical assistance will also provide assistance to the Government of Uttarakhand in adopting modern technologies in design, construction and maintenance of roads, bridges, tunnels and tourism & hospitality infrastructure suited to disaster-prone geographical and climatic conditions in Uttarakhand.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Loan 3055 - IND: Uttarakhand Emergency Assistance Project in an amount of $200 million has been approved by ADB on 28 October 2013. The loan will assist in rehabilitation of damaged roads and bridges, urban water supply infrastructure, tourism infrastructure and trekking routes as well as improve disaster preparedness through construction of helipads, heliports, or helidromes with associated amenities for emergency evacuation and relief operations. The technical assistance will help the Government of Uttarakhand in project preparation and implementation of Uttarakhand Emergency Assistance Project and in the adoption of modern technologies for road and tourism infrastructure.
Impact

Basic public and social infrastructure in the State of Uttarakhand restored

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome

Efficient preparation and implementation of the Uttarakhand Emergency Assistance Project

Progress Toward Outcome

Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs

Improved project readiness

Modern technology and disaster resilient features adopted in roads and tourism infrastructure

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

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
7 national individual consultants were engaged under the TA in accordance with ADB''s Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2013, as amended from time to time).
Procurement
NA

Contact

Responsible ADB Officer
Sahu, Prabhasha
Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division
India Resident Mission (INRM)
Executing Agencies
Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance

Timetable

Concept Clearance
-
Fact Finding
19 Aug 2013 to 30 Aug 2013
MRM
-
Approval
09 Dec 2013
Last Review Mission
-
Last PDS Update
18 Mar 2016

Funding

TA 8543-IND

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
09 Dec 2013 13 Jan 2014 13 Jan 2014 31 Dec 2014 31 Dec 2015 31 Mar 2016
Financing Plan/TA Utilization
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 2,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,000,000.00
Cumulative Disbursements
Date Amount
17 Jun 2022 685,729.26

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