36297-012: Secondary Towns Water Supply and Sanitation

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


To improve living conditions and quality of life, and reduce poverty among people living in urban areas of Bangladesh, where water quality and access are serious issues and sanitation conditions are hazardous. The Project will help pourashavas in selected condary towns develop effective and sustainable management of water and santiation services. The TA will prepare a project suitable for ADB financing. The Project will facilitate sustainable piped water supply services and safe sanitation ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 36297-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4535
Approval Date 23 Dec 2004
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 800
Geographical Location Brahmanbaria, Chandpur, Comilla, and Jessore.
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban sanitation
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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