27182-013: NWFP Urban Development Sector

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall objectives of the Project are to support (i) devolution of responsibility and authority to local level governments by expediting the policy reform process in the sector; (ii) decentralization of economic growth to reduce provincewide disparities; and (iii) reduction of urban infrastructure deficiencies in urban areas. The specific objectives are to (i) demonstrate effective interventions in urban service management that can be replicated; (ii) stimulate a progressive shift of ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 27182-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1854
Approval Date 08 Nov 2001
Closing Date 19 Dec 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,800
Geographical Location Up to 24 Urban Centers in Northwest Frontier Province with priority given to Charsadda, Hangu, Haripur, Mansehra, Swabi, Takht Bhai, and Timargara
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Water and Other Municipal Infrastructure and Services
Safeguard Categories Environment: B


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