Nonsovereign Project | 44927-014


Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Taneja, Anshukant
    Private Sector Operations Department
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  • Country/Economy
  • Modality
  • Sector
    • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Project Number 44927-014
Borrower / Company ASIA WATER FUND
Country / Economy Regional
Location Regional
Type or Modality of Assistance
7318 Equity Ordinary capital resources USD 20.00 million Closed
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Urban water supply

Responsible ADB Department Private Sector Operations Department
Responsible ADB Division Portfolio Management Division, PSOD
Responsible ADB Officer Taneja, Anshukant
Project Sponsor(s)
Objectives and Scope The Fund provide investors with stable, long-term capital growth and cash distributions by investing in water and water-related assets in various subsectors of the water industry.
Status of Development Objectives The Fund increased the flow of investments in and expertise into water-related initiatives, expanded and improved water infrastructure in in targeted DMCs, and improved investee financial performance and governance.
Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy ADB's 'Water for All' policy recognizes that, as a resource, water must be managed to meet needs without causing conflict or stressing natural resources. It recognizes that innovative and cooperative financing efforts are crucial for the success of water projects.
Safeguard Categories
Environment FI
Involuntary Resettlement FI
Indigenous Peoples FI
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects The Fund has established an environmental and social management system (ESMS) as required by ADB, and a social and environmental management system (SEMS) as required by IFC; and ensures that investee companies comply with national laws and ADB requirements.
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
Timetable for assistance design, processing and implementation
Concept Clearance 16 Jul 2009
Credit Committee Meeting 04 Oct 2010
Approval 16 Nov 2010
PDS Creation Date 08 Oct 2013
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2014

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Title Document Type Document Date
Asia Water Fund: Extended Annual Review Report Extended Annual Review Reports Sep 2014
Asia Water Fund Reports and Recommendations of the President Oct 2010
Asia Water Fund L.P. Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Aug 2010

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