34039-012: Corporatization of DESA

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA will assist the Government to commercialize operations of DESA, to formalize them through corporatization, and to review and design an effective organizational structure. As part of DESA's corporatization, TA will examine private sector participation options for DESCO. The overall goal is to make distribution companies more efficient and self-sustainable. The TA will provide assistance to corporatize DESA in two phases. First, it will carry out financial and legal work necessary for ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 34039-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 3978
Approval Date 07 Nov 2002
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 850
Geographical Location Dhaka, Bangladesh
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution


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