32239-013: Urban and Environmental Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project aims to bring about sustainable urban development in the nine urban areas outside Kathmandu Valley (Bharatpur, Hetauda, Banepa, Dhukilhel, Panauti, Bidur, Ratnanagar, Kamalamai and Kathmandu) by improving essential urban and environmental infrastructure and services, and strengthening the relevant institutions. As a result of the Project, personal hygiene, environmental sanitation, and overall quality of life are expected to improve in the nine areas. The Project has five main ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 32239-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1966
Approval Date 10 Dec 2002
Closing Date 14 Dec 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 30,000
Geographical Location Banepa, Dhulikhel, Panauti, Bharatpur, Ratnanagar, Hetauda, Bidur, Kamalamai, and Kathmandu
Sector Finance
Health and social protection
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Infrastructure finance and investment funds
Health sector development and reform
Road transport (non-urban)
Other urban services
Urban flood protection
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban sewerage
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Indigenous People: B

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