41081-012: Philippines Basic Urban Services Sector Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project will be to provide Local Government Units and private sector investors with access to credit for urban infrastructure investments to enable them to improve existing infrastructure, eliminate service deficiencies, and meet the increasing demand for access to urban services. The project's aim will be to reach out to a bigger market in local government infrastructure and to achieve wider sector coverage through private sector partnerships. Special features will be ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 41081-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7062
Approval Date 19 Feb 2008
Geographical Location About 110 eligible local governments and provinces in Luzon (excluding the National Capital Region [NCR]), Visayas and Mindanao will have invested in various basic urban service sectors.
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B/C
Indigenous People: C


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