43319-022: Greater Mekong Subregion East-West Economic Corridor Towns Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


This project is a first generation intervention of a long-term engagement in towns of the GMS economic corridors, and is aligned with the strategic framework of the GMS Economic Cooperation Program, 2012 2022, approved by the Fourth GMS Summit on 19 to 20 December 2011. It is also in line with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) country partnership strategy 2012 2016 for the Lao PDR and supports ADB s urban operational plan (2012 2020) and water operational plan (2011 2020). The project will ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 43319-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2931
Grant No. 0313
Grant No. 0314
Approval Date 06 Nov 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 40,830
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Other urban services
Urban flood protection
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban sewerage
Urban solid waste management
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)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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