29041-013: Urban Governance and Infrastructure Improvement (Sector)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will assist the selected Pourashavas to (i) enhance accountability in municipal management and strengthen capabilities in the provision of municipal services, and (ii) develop and expand physical infrastructure and urban services to increase economic opportunities, and to reduce vulnerability to environmental degradation, poverty, and natural hazards. The Project will also promote the active participation of women citizens in municipal management and services as well as upgrade ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 29041-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1947
Approval Date 28 Nov 2002
Closing Date 08 Dec 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 60,000
Geographical Location Selected secondary towns nationwide
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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