37003-013: Rawalpindi Environmental Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main project objectives are (i) improving living conditions and quality of life of the people of Rawalpindi by improving the water supply and sanitation facilities, solid waste management, wastewater treatment, and slaughterhouse; and (ii) ensuring sustainable urban investments by strengthening institutional capacities of the Rawal Town (RT) and Rawalpindi Water and Sanitation Authority (WASA), promoting policy reforms focused on greater devolution of authority, and involving all ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 37003-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2212
Loan No. 2211
Approval Date 13 Dec 2005
Closing Date 31 Dec 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 60,000
Geographical Location Rawalpindi
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)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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