Papua New Guinea : Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project

Sovereign Project | 52226-001

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Alexandra L. Conroy
    Pacific Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Papua New Guinea
  • Sector
    • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Project Name Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project
Project Number 52226-001
Country / Economy Papua New Guinea
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan: Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 30.90 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Urban sanitation - Urban sewerage - Urban water supply

Gender Gender equity
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Incidence of waterborne disease in provincial towns is reduced (Medium Term Development Plan 2 2016 2017)a
Outcome Access to safe water and sanitation in provincial urban areas increased.

Urban water infrastructure constructed.

Urban sanitation infrastructure constructed.

Awareness of hygiene and hygiene behaviors improved.

Institutional and project management capacity is enhanced.

Geographical Location Nation-wide, Port Moresby
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Alexandra L. Conroy
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division PAUW
Executing Agencies
Department of National Planning & Monitoring
Vulupindi Haus, P.O. Box 631
Waigani, NCD, Port Moresby
Papua New Guinea
Concept Clearance 21 Sep 2018
Fact Finding 21 Jul 2019 to 27 Jul 2019
MRM 24 Jan 2020
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 03 Oct 2018

Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Access to Information Policy (AIP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

Title Document Type Document Date
Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project: Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Sep 2018

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards
Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

None currently available.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

None currently available.

Related Publications

None currently available.

The Access to Information Policy (AIP) establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced in its operations to facilitate stakeholder participation in ADB's decision-making. For more information, refer to the Safeguard Policy Statement, Operations Manual F1, and Operations Manual L3.

Requests for information may also be directed to the InfoUnit.


No tenders for this project were found.

Contracts Awarded

No contracts awarded for this project were found

Procurement Plan

None currently available.