36339-022: Small Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Sector Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
To improve the quality of life of the residents of small towns in Lao PDR and to enhance the town' roles as economic, market, manufacturing and services centers for their surrounding rual areas. It will contribute to the Government's efforts to increase the percentage of the urban population with access to safe piped water to 80% by 2020. The project aims to strengthen the overall water supply sector by supporting the establishment of the Water Supply Regulatory Committee (WSRC); assisting ... Read More
Lao People's Democratic Republic
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 0143
|Approval Date||02 Feb 2009|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||23,000|
|Geographical Location||Small towns in Lao PDR, mainly in the northern and southern regions|
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Urban flood protection
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban water supply
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Indigenous People: B
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