43319-032: Greater Mekong Subregion: Preparing the Corridor Towns Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project preparatory TA is required to establish the basis for the proposed investments and capacity development activities. It is designed to facilitate the transformation of the GMS transport corridors into fully fledged economic corridors through priority infrastructure investments and capacity building support in selected corridor towns (including border towns). Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 43319-032
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 7644
Approval Date 08 Aug 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 2,000
Geographical Location 10 towns located along the EWEC and SEC include 5 border towns and 5 corridor towns. There are 4 towns from Cambodia, 3 from Lao PDR and 3 from Viet Nam.
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Other urban services
Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban solid waste management
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
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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