Bangladesh : Second City Region Development Project (PDA)
The PDA finances the consulting services for detailed design, safeguards assessment and bidding document preparation of the Second City Region Development Project. The project will support infrastructure development and regional urban planning to stimulate urban development in Dhaka and Khulna regions. The project will support the priority infrastructure investments recommended in the Dhaka Structure Plan and priority infrastructure investments as identified by the Khulna Development Authority. It will also develop the physical and spatial planning in city regions to maximize economic benefits. The project will support strengthening the (i) transportation and/or road network and urban service delivery within Dhaka and Khulna regions; and (iii) coordination mechanisms of various agencies involved in delivering climate- and disaster-resilient, inclusive, and environmentally sensitive infrastructure and basic services in these two city regions.
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|Project Name||Second City Region Development Project (PDA)|
|Country / Economy||Bangladesh
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Loan
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
|Sector / Subsector||
Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Other urban services
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||Effective gender mainstreaming|
|Description||The PDA finances the consulting services for detailed design, safeguards assessment and bidding document preparation of the Second City Region Development Project. The project will support infrastructure development and regional urban planning to stimulate urban development in Dhaka and Khulna regions. The project will support the priority infrastructure investments recommended in the Dhaka Structure Plan and priority infrastructure investments as identified by the Khulna Development Authority. It will also develop the physical and spatial planning in city regions to maximize economic benefits. The project will support strengthening the (i) transportation and/or road network and urban service delivery within Dhaka and Khulna regions; and (iii) coordination mechanisms of various agencies involved in delivering climate- and disaster-resilient, inclusive, and environmentally sensitive infrastructure and basic services in these two city regions.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The Second City Region Development Project will build upon the achievements and lessons learned from the first City Region Development Project to promote inclusive and environmentally sustainable economic growth in two city regions along Bangladesh''s Southwest Economic Corridor (SWEC), which is one of the important economic corridors of Bangladesh. Recognizing the economic potential, the Government of Bangladesh has given high priority to develop the city regions of Dhaka and Khulna.|
|Impact||Growth potential enhanced, and climate resilience improved (Bangladesh Seventh Five-Year Plan, FY2016 FY2020)|
|Description of Outcome||Quality, sustainability and climate resilience of urban infrastructure and services in two city regions improved|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs||
1. Sustainable and climate-resilient urban and peri-urban infrastructure in two city regions developed
2. Regional urban planning and implementation capacity in city regions strengthened
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)||Preparation, Design and Supervision (PDS) consultants on board to achieve capacity building targets for the project.|
|Geographical Location||Dhaka, Khulna|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design||There are several consultations and workshops held by the PDA consultant with stakeholders.|
|During Project Implementation|
|Consulting Services||An estimated 585 person-months of consulting services (90 person-months of international consultants and 495 person-months of national consultants) are required to (i) facilitate PDA project management and implementation, (ii) strengthen institutional and operational capacity of the executing agency, (iii) carry out detailed design and construction supervision, including monitoring for safeguards compliance, and (iv) provide institutional and capacity development programs. A Consulting firm has been engaged using the quality- and cost-based selection (QCBS) method with a standard quality:-cost ratio of 90:10 and full-technical proposal.|
|Procurement||No goods and civil works under PDA|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Jaemin Nam|
|Responsible ADB Department||South Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Urban Development and Water Division, SARD|
Local Government Engineering Department
LGED Bhaban (Level 6), Agargaon
Dhaka 1207, Bangladesh
|Approval||15 Dec 2016|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||16 Sep 2019|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|15 Dec 2016||01 Feb 2017||01 Feb 2017||30 Mar 2018||31 Dec 2019||19 Nov 2019|
|Financing Plan||Loan Utilization|
|Total (Amount in US$ million)||Date||ADB||Others||Net Percentage|
|Project Cost||5.00||Cumulative Contract Awards|
|ADB||5.00||15 Dec 2016||0.00||0.00||0%|
|Cofinancing||0.00||15 Dec 2016||0.00||0.00||0%|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|City Region Development Project II: Project Design Advance||Project Design Advance||Dec 2016|
|Project Design Advance Loan Agreement (Ordinary Operations [Concessional]) for Loan 6010-BAN: City Region Development Project II||Loan Agreement (Ordinary Resources)||Feb 2017|
|Second City Region Development Project (PDA): Audited Project Financial Statements (July 2017-June 2018)||Audited Project Financial Statements||Dec 2018|
Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards
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Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation
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|Tender Title||Type||Status||Posting Date||Deadline|
|Recruitment of International Process Expert||Individual - Consulting||Closed|
|Recruitment of National Procurement Expert||Individual - Consulting||Closed|
|Recruitment of National Mechanical Expert||Individual - Consulting||Closed|
|Recruitment of International Wastewater Expert||Individual - Consulting||Closed|
|Recruitment of National Electrical Expert||Individual - Consulting||Closed|
|Recruitment of International Sewer Network Expert||Individual - Consulting||Closed|
|Recruitment of National Administrative Professional||Individual - Consulting||Closed|
|Contract Title||Approval Number||Contract Date||Contractor | Address||Executing Agency||Total Contract Amount (US$)||Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)|
|PREPARATION, DESIGN AND SUPERVISION (PDS) CONSULTANCY SERVICES(CREDIP/S-01)||Loan 6010||07 Sep 2017||HIFAB INTERNATIONAL AB (HINT), BETS CONSULTIN | HOUSE 14, ROAD 32, GULSHAN 1, DHAKA 1212, BANGLADESH SWEDEN||Local Government Engineering Department||4,307,463.00||4,282,884.00|
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