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Regional: Revitalization of Informal Settlements and their Environments using a Water-Sensitive Approach

Sovereign (Public) Project | 51290-001 Status: Active

The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support the proposed Revitalization of Informal Settlements and their Environments using a Water-Sensitive Approach (RISE) Projects will be undertaken in Makassar city, Indonesia and in the Greater Suva Area (GSA), Fiji. 1 The TA will demonstrate the effectiveness of a water-sensitive approach for wastewater treatment, flood risk reduction, and urban environment improvement using decentralized green infrastructure to biologically treat contaminated and polluted water. Experiences and lessons from the project activities undertaken through the TA are expected to inform the technical design, implementation arrangements, and cost estimates for larger-scale interventions that may be undertaken by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) through investment projects. The TA will build on the preparatory work undertaken through the knowledge partnership with the Cooperative Research Centre for Water Sensitive Cities.

Project Details

Project Officer
Arjan, Lara Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department Request for information
Country
  • Regional
Sector
  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
 
Project Name Revitalization of Informal Settlements and their Environments using a Water-Sensitive Approach
Project Number 51290-001
Country Regional
Fiji
Indonesia
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9593-REG: Revitalization of Informal Settlements and Environment using a Water-Sensitive Approach
Urban Environmental Infrastructure Fund under the Urban Financing Partnership Facility US$ 329,000.00
Urban Climate Change Resilience Trust Fund under the Urban Financing Partnership Facility US$ 196,000.00
Urban Environmental Infrastructure Fund under the Urban Financing Partnership Facility US$ 329,000.00
Urban Climate Change Resilience Trust Fund under the Urban Financing Partnership Facility US$ 196,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Urban flood protection - Urban sanitation - Urban slum development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support the proposed Revitalization of Informal Settlements and their Environments using a Water-Sensitive Approach (RISE) Projects will be undertaken in Makassar city, Indonesia and in the Greater Suva Area (GSA), Fiji. 1 The TA will demonstrate the effectiveness of a water-sensitive approach for wastewater treatment, flood risk reduction, and urban environment improvement using decentralized green infrastructure to biologically treat contaminated and polluted water. Experiences and lessons from the project activities undertaken through the TA are expected to inform the technical design, implementation arrangements, and cost estimates for larger-scale interventions that may be undertaken by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) through investment projects. The TA will build on the preparatory work undertaken through the knowledge partnership with the Cooperative Research Centre for Water Sensitive Cities.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The Asia-Pacific region is the most rapidly urbanizing region in the world. As populations seek improved economic opportunities in cities, a growing proportion of urban populations are forced to live in informal settlements with inadequate infrastructure and limited or no access to basic services. The capacity of governments in the region to improve urban planning and implement sustainable land use practices is often limited. The conventional approach to urban services including water supply and sanitation usually relies on large scale, centralized trunk infrastructure. This infrastructure typically fails to service lower-income and informal areas, which often have insecure land tenure.
Impact Climate resilience, social, economic, and public health conditions improved.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Access to essential water related service provisions in informal pilot settlements in Makassar and Suva improved
Progress Toward Outcome On track. The designs for the batua site were completed and constricted. Fiji construction is in process.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Appropriate water-sensitive design generated

Water-sensitive technology installed, operational and maintained

Knowledge to inform the scaling-up of the pilots through the project grant generated

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) Monash Sustainable Development Institute commence its engagement in December 2018 to lead the design and supervise the TA activities. The designs have been completed for both the pilot sites in Indonesia and Fiji.
Geographical Location Fiji - Suva; Indonesia - Kota Makassar
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 The KSTA will finance national consultant inputs and civil works. The national consultant inputs are for conduct of community co-design, disclosure, sub-project design, costing, implementation planning, construction, management documentation and coordination of the activities. International inputs will be provided through the existing knowledge partnership with CRCWSC and as such are not categorized as consultant inputs under this KSTA.
Procurement All TA-financed goods to support the pilot activities shall be procured in accordance with ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and the associated PAIs/TA Staff Instructions.
Responsible ADB Officer Arjan, Lara
Responsible ADB Department Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department
Responsible ADB Division SDSC-URB
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 20 Dec 2017
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 19 Sep 2018
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 06 Aug 2020

TA 9593-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
19 Sep 2018 - 19 Sep 2018 31 Dec 2020 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 1,050,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,050,000.00 19 Sep 2018 206,139.52

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
National Urban Planner (Fiji) Individual - Consulting Closed 20 Feb 2019 26 Feb 2019

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor Contractor Address Executing Agency Contract Description Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
Capacity Development Technical Assistance 9593 04 Dec 2018 Monash Sustainable Development Institute(AUSTRALIA) 8 Scenic Boulevard Monash University, Victoria 3800 Austral Asian Development Bank Consulting Services 488,878.00

Procurement Plan

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