34304-043: Kathmandu Valley Water Supply Improvement Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The project will complement past and ongoing efforts to improve access, efficiency, and reliability of water supply services to the residents of Kathmandu Valley. While ongoing projects are investing in source augmentation, construction of Melamchi tunnel and water treatment plant, the project will focus on distribution of water from the treatment plant to consumers, and improvement of efficiency and service delivery. The project will also support and consolidate institutional development ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2776
|Approval Date||16 Sep 2011|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||80,000|
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)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
Indigenous People: C
Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.
The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.
The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.
In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.