40559-012: Urban Governance and Infrastructure Improvement (Sector) II
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The TA will prepare a project which will assist selected 25-35 municipalities or pourashavas to (i) enhance accountability in municipal services; and (ii) develop and expand physical infrastructure and urban services to increase economic opportunities and to reduce vulnerability to environmental degradation, poverty and natural hazards. The TA will also develop effective measures to improve women's participation in municipal management and services as well as upgrade the conditions of the ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 4863
|Approval Date||07 Nov 2006|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||600|
|Geographical Location||Approximately 45 municipalities will be covered under the ensuing project. Three municipalities were studied in detail under the TA as sample.|
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
|Subsector||Urban policy, institutional and capacity development|
Indigenous People: B
Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.
The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.
The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.
In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.