43524-014: Kathmandu Valley Wastewater Management Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will invest in rehabilitation and expansion of sewerage network, modernization and expansion of wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs), and improvement of wastewater management in the Kathmandu Valley that will help improve service delivery and reduce pollution of the Bagmati River. The project will also strengthen the institutions working for wastewater management in the Kathmandu Valley to increase operational efficiency and improve service delivery, and will result in positive ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 43524-014
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 3000
Grant No. 0342
Loan No. 8269
Approval Date 26 Apr 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 80,000
Geographical Location Kathmandu (Urban)
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
Urban sewerage
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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