46282-001: Improving Safeguard Policy Applications in South Asia Developing Member Countries

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Development results and effectiveness are quite often interrupted or delayed due to unsatisfactory or flawed implementation of safeguard mitigation measures. Often time implementation results are intertwined with planning and design of safeguard measures. There have been concerns over the quality of safeguard planning documents and ADB staff skills in managing implementation issues. The need to understand these implementation issues have been prioritized by SARD and therefore SARD is ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 46282-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8569
Approval Date 13 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,500
Sector Energy
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Large hydropower generation
Road transport (non-urban)
Urban roads and traffic management
Urban sanitation
Urban sewerage
Urban solid waste management
Urban water supply
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)

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