45519-001: Strengthening the Resilience of the Urban Water Supply, Drainage, and Sanitation to Climate Change in Coastal Towns

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Description

With vast low-lying deltas, Bangladesh is a country greatly at risk from climate change. The coastal towns in Bangladesh are especially vulnerable to climate change. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) country operations business plan for Bangladesh, 2011 2013 identifies the Coastal Towns Infrastructure Improvement Project. The timely implementation of capacity development technical assistance (TA) for assessing the impacts of climate change and identifying adaptation options is deemed ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 45519-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7890
Approval Date 18 Oct 2011
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Water Supply and Sanitation
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements

 

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