29466-013: Calcutta Environmental Improvement
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Project comprises the highest priority investments under the Municipal Calcutta Environment Improvement Program, a long-term master plan prepared under ADB technical assistance. The objectives of the Project are to improve the environment in the outer areas/boroughs of Kolkata, reduce poverty in the low-income areas through affordable access to basic urban service, facilitate community empowerment through participatory processes, protect the environment from adverse developmental ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 1813
|Approval Date||19 Dec 2000|
|Closing Date||20 Nov 2012|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||250,000|
|Geographical Location||Boroughs I, VII, XI, XII, XIII, XIV, and XV in the outer areas of Kolkata Municipality.|
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
|Subsector||Water and Other Municipal Infrastructure and Services|
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Some gender benefits|
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