Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The purpose of the TA is to undertake project preparatory work for the Nam Ngum 3 Hydropower Project (Project). Specifically, the TA will conduct a cumulative impact assessment (CIA) study for the Project consistent with the National Policy of Environmental and Social Sustainability of the Hydropower Sector in Lao People's Democratic Republic and the ADB policies and guidelines. The TA will assess the impacts of the Project and (i) identify potential sector impacts; (ii) predict major ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Borrower/Equity Investment Name
Project Number 40514-012
Type or Modality of Assistance TA
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 4921
Approval Date 21 Feb 2007
Geographical Location Xiengkhouang Province, Lao PDR
Sector Energy
Subsector Large hydropower generation
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A/B
Indigenous People: A


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