38555-012: Evaluation of Environmental Policy and Investment for Water Pollution Control in the Huai River Basin and the Taihu Lake Basin

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the TA is to undertake a comprehensive evaluation of the effectiveness of the policy framework and investment program that has been undertaken in the Huai River and Taihu Lake. The scope of the work will cover six specific elements: (i) legal/regulatory framework (e.g. Water Pollution Prevention and Control Law); (ii) policies and operational guidelines, including water monitoring; (iii) institutional capacity, arrangements and responsibilities; (iv) investment planning, ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 38555-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4447
Approval Date 25 Nov 2004
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management


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