43319-033: Greater Mekong Subregion Southern Economic Corridor Towns Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will enhance the competitiveness of towns along the Southern Economic Corridor (SEC). The project will transform the corridor towns of Battambang, Bavet, Neak Loeung, and Poipet in Cambodia into economic hubs by improving urban-environmental infrastructure and strengthening institutional capacities of provincial and local authorities. The productivity of economic enterprises in these towns will be significantly improved since there will be increased climate resilience through ... Read More

Country Cambodia
Project Number 43319-033
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2983
Loan No. 8265
Grant No. 0335
Grant No. 0334
Approval Date 10 Dec 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 37,000
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: A
Indigenous People: C

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