34355-013: Central Region Urban Environmental Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The long-term project goals are to improve the quality of life and health status of urban residents and reduce poverty in the six projects towns and surrounding areas; and promote balanced regional economic development and reduce migration from the central region Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. The objective of the Project is to improve urban environmental conditions in project towns. The Project comprises: Part A-awareness and pro-poor sanitation, Part B-drainage and flood protection, Part ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 34355-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2034
Approval Date 08 Dec 2003
Closing Date 25 Apr 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 44,000
Geographical Location Provincial capital towns of Thanh Hoa, Ha Tinh, Tam Ky, Dong Ha, Quang Ngai and Lang Co district.
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B


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