34304-012: Kathmandu Valley Water Distribution, Sewerage, and Urban Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Given the increasing urban population, basic urban services needs is also increasing at the rapid pace in the Kathmandu Valley. Considering this rapid urbanization, it is essential that the urban areas in Nepal prepare a long term strategy and investment/financing plan to meet the required urban basic services needs including water supply, wastewater management, urban transport, and solid waste management services. Under the ongoing ADB's Melamchi Water Supply Project (MWSP) and Kathmandu ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 34304-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4893
Approval Date 19 Jun 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 400
Geographical Location Kathmandu Valley
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban sewerage
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)

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