42383-023: Shanxi Small Cities and Towns Development Demonstration Sector Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project aims to help promote balanced and environmentally sustainable urbanization; narrow the urban-rural gap; and improve producation, employment, and living conditions in small cities and towns in Shanxi Province. It includes about seven subproject small cities and towns. The project is being processed as a sector loan to allow the Shanxi provincial government (SPG) to respond to rapidly changing needs of cities and towns across the province. Detailed assessment and analyses have been ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 42383-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2606
Grant No. 0190
Approval Date 18 Dec 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 100,000
Geographical Location Shanxi Province
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Water-based natural resources management
Pre-primary and primary
Technical and vocational education and training
Energy utility services
Road transport (non-urban)
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban sewerage
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C


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