38049-013: Urban Infrastructure Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the project is to improve urban infrastructure and urban services management in the two cities Thimphu and Phuentsholing and Dagana Town, which will contribute to increasing the growth potential in these areas. The objective will be achieved by (i) improving urban infrastructure planning; (ii) constructing urban roads, drainage and other public infrastructure; (iii) increasing water treatment, supply, and sanitation coverage; (iv) enhancing community awareness on proper ... Read More

Country Bhutan
Project Number 38049-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 4844
Loan No. 2258
Approval Date 27 Sep 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 24,850
Sector Transport
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban roads and traffic management
Other urban services
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban sanitation
Urban sewerage
Urban solid waste management
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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