39305-013: Urban Public and Environmental Health Sector Development Program (Program Loan)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall impact of the Urban Public and Environmental Health Sector Development Program (UPEHSDP) is to improve the public and environmental health conditions in the urban areas of Bangladesh, particularly in the six city corporations (Barisal, Chittagong, Dhaka, Khulna, Rajshahi, and Sylhet). The successful implementation of the UPEHSDP will help reduce child mortality and morbidity by reducing the prevalence of waterborne and food-related diseases, increase productivity by reducing ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 39305-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2554
Loan No. 2555
TA No. 7354
Approval Date 28 Sep 2009
Closing Date 08 Oct 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 130,500
Geographical Location Bangladesh
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Health and social protection
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Agro-industry, marketing, and trade
Health sector development and reform
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban solid waste management
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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