31624-023: Melamchi Water Supply Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The main objectives of the Project are to alleviate the chronic water shortage in Kathmandu Valley on a sustainable, long-term basis, and to improve the health and well-being of its inhabitants. The Project also seeks to develop a comprehensive institutional framework for urban water management within the valley. The Project comprises (i) infrastructure development; (ii) social and environmental support; (iii) institutional reforms; and (iv) project implementation support. Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 1820
Loan No. 8235
|Approval Date||03 Jul 2008|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||120,000|
|Geographical Location||Kathmandu Valley to Melamchi Valley|
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban water supply
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Indigenous People: C
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