Tuvalu : Funafuti Water Supply and Sanitation Project

Sovereign Project | 53417-002

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Katich, Kristina N.
    Sectors Group
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  • Country/Economy
  • Sector
    • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Project Name Funafuti Water Supply and Sanitation Project
Project Number 53417-002
Country / Economy Tuvalu
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant: Funafuti Water Supply and Sanitation Project
Asian Development Fund US$ 6.00 million
Operational Priorities OP1: Addressing remaining poverty and reducing inequalities
OP2: Accelerating progress in gender equality
OP4: Making cities more livable
OP6: Strengthening governance and institutional capacity
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Urban water supply

Gender Effective gender mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Increased access to clean water and sanitation

Improved management of household and communal water supplies; and increased awareness and knowledge of water-related issues including water conservation, water quality, and operations and management of water and sanitation infrastructure.


Provision of drinking water supply and sanitation services, that is climate- adapted, affordable, and resilient, improved in Funafuti.


Climate-resilient and inclusive drinking water supply infrastructure provided.

Adapted, resilient, and safely managed sanitation services provided.

Institutional capacity and public awareness on climate-resilient and inclusive WASH strengthened

Geographical Location Funafuti
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 Katich, Kristina N.
Responsible ADB Department Sectors Group
Responsible ADB Division Water and Urban Development Sector Office (SG-WUD)
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Concept Clearance 15 Jun 2023
Fact Finding 14 Aug 2023 to 18 Aug 2023
MRM 08 Dec 2023
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 19 Jun 2023

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Title Document Type Document Date
Funafuti Water Supply and Sanitation Project: Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Jun 2023

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