42229-013: Improved Urban Environmental Infrastructure Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The PPTA will formulate prefeasibility proposals for all physical and non-physical investments in 9 towns. For Batch 1 towns, it will also (a) screen all viable technical options, (b) complete basic engineering designs for selected infrastructure subprojects, and (c) incorporate climate-proofing and water sensitive urban development elements. In addition, the PPTA will cover: (i) Governance assessment of the EA and proposed IAs covering financial management, anticorruption, policy and ... Read More

Country Bhutan
Project Number 42229-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8551
Approval Date 12 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 800
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Other urban services
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)


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