31501-013: Secondary Towns and Rural Community-Based Water Supply and Sanitation
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The overall goal of the Project is to contribute to poverty alleviation efforts and to promote human development, by improving access to safe water and sanitation of poor populations, thereby decreasing water borne diseases and reducing the amount of resouces spent in these activities. The Project objectives are to (a) provide safe water to 969,000 people and sanitation to 171,500 in five urban areas and in the rural districts of Polonnaruwa and Anuradhapura; and (b) increase the capacity ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 1993
Loan No. 2757
Loan No. 2758
|Approval Date||16 Jan 2003|
|Closing Date||26 Feb 2013|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||77,900|
|Geographical Location||Towns of Batticaloa, Hambantota, Muttur and Polonnaruwa. Rural areas of Polonnaruwa, Anuradhapura and Batticaloa Districts, Sri Lanka|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Rural water policy, institutional and capacity development
Rural water supply services
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban water supply
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)|
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