|Project Name||MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRIBUTION INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT|
|Borrower/Company||China Water Affairs Group Limited
SHANGHAI SILVER DRAGON INVESTMENT LTD
|Country||China, People's Republic of
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|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
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming|
|Responsible ADB Department||Private Sector Operations Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Infrastructure Finance Division 2|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Roberts, Scott C.|
|Project Sponsor(s)||China Water Affairs Group Limited
|Description||MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRIBUTION INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT|
|Objectives and Scope|
|Status of Development Objectives||ADB's assistance will (i) contribute to basic human needs by expanding access to clean water and by mitigating secondary pollution during distribution for urban households and industries in second-tier municipalities; (ii) address acute water shortages by improving water efficiency; and (iii) support private sector participation in the water distribution sector.|
|Status of Operation/Construction||
Six subprojects are funded by the ADB A-Loan, namely: (i) Ji'an, (ii) Pinxiang, (iii) Xinyu, (iv) Ningxiang, (v) Gao'an Water Affairs Limited, and (vi) ChongQing City YongChuan District QiaoLi Water Affairs Company Limited.
Proceeds from the B-loan supported five subprojects: (i) Luxi Water Affairs limited, (ii) Xinyu Water Affairs Group Limited, (iii) Ji an Water Affairs Company Limited, (iv) Yifeng Silver Dragon Water Affairs Limited, and (v) Chongqing Qiaoli Water Affairs Group Limited.
|Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Environmental Aspects||The project is classified as category B on environment. No significant environmental impacts are expected during implementation of subprojects.|
|Involuntary Resettlement||First potential PFI, SCB, was viewed as having robust internal environmental and social|
|Indigenous Peoples||Distribution networks and water treatment plants are located in urban areas. In the unlikely event that subprojects will affect ethnic minorities, indigenous peoples plans will be prepared in accordance with the ESMS.|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation||As part of CWA ESMS, CIL will conduct consultations during project design, acquisition or construction, and operations; and establish procedures in receiving, documenting, and responding to the interests of communities and other stakeholders, information requests, and grievances. CWA and CIL will develop and implement appropriate community development programs and corporate social responsibility initiatives in consultation with affected and nearby communities.|
|Timetable for assistance design, processing and implementation|
|Concept Clearance||14 Feb 2011|
|Credit Committee Meeting||11 Mar 2011|
|Approval||25 Apr 2011|
|PDS Creation Date||21 Feb 2011|
|Last PDS Update||17 Mar 2021|
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|Together We Deliver: 10 Stories from ADB-Supported Projects with Clear Development Impacts||Books||Apr 2014|
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