45339-002: Second Kathmandu Valley Water Supply Improvement Project | Asian Development Bank

Nepal: Second Kathmandu Valley Water Supply Improvement Project

Sovereign (Public) Project | 45339-002 Status: Proposed

The proposed Second Kathmandu Valley Water Supply Improvement Project (SKVWSIP2) will build on ongoing efforts of the Government of Nepal and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to further improve water supply availability, services and planning in the Kathmandu Valley ( the Valley').

Project Details

Project Officer
Castro-Wooldridge, Vivian South Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Nepal
Sector
  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
 
Project Name Second Kathmandu Valley Water Supply Improvement Project
Project Number 45339-002
Country Nepal
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan: Second Kathmandu Valley Water Supply Improvement Project
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 100.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development - Urban water supply

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The proposed Second Kathmandu Valley Water Supply Improvement Project (SKVWSIP2) will build on ongoing efforts of the Government of Nepal and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to further improve water supply availability, services and planning in the Kathmandu Valley ( the Valley').
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The proposed project is aligned with Nepal's Fourteenth Plan and ADB's Nepal Country Partnership Strategy (CPS), 2013-2017 which focuses on core sectors of urban infrastructure, energy and transport.
Impact Access to and quality of drinking water services enhanced (National Drinking Water Standards 2005; Government of Nepal's Thirteenth Plan, 2013/14 2015/16)
Outcome High-quality and sustainable water supply services provided to residents of the Kathmandu Valley, including the poor
Outputs

Water supply distribution infrastructure rehabilitated and expanded

Planning and sustainable service delivery is ensured

Geographical Location
Safeguard Categories
Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples B
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 Implementing agencies will recruit consulting firms in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2013, as amended from time to time). The number and type of consultants will be confirmed during project processing.
Procurement Procurement of works and goods will be carried out in accordance with ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2015, as amended from time to time).
Responsible ADB Officer Castro-Wooldridge, Vivian
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Water Supply and Sanitation
Singha Durbar
Timetable
Concept Clearance 14 Sep 2016
Fact Finding 31 May 2018 to 31 May 2018
MRM 31 Jul 2018
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 29 Mar 2017

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