According to AIIB website, the project will concentrate on improving water and wastewater service delivery; building technical and managerial capacity; upgrading infrastructure; enhancing level of service; and expanding the services to the residents of Karachi.
Co-finance (USD in million):
World Bank - USD160
AIIB - USD160
Government - USD80
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
Mr. Ghufran Shafi
Project Team Leader/Senior Investment Operations Specialist Tel: +86 10 8358 0171
Mr. Andreas Rohde
Task Team Leader/Senior Sanitary Engineer
Tel: +1 202 473 4598
Borrower: Ministry of Finance
Mr. M. Aslam Chaudhary
Joint Secretary, Economic Affairs Division, Government of Pakistan
Tel: +92 51 9205292
Mr. Ayub Shaikh
Director, Karachi and Water Sewage Board
Tel: +92 21 99245134
ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF AIIB
The AIIB has established the Accountability Mechanism for Project-Affected People (PPM). The PPM provides “an opportunity for an independent and impartial review of submissions from Project-affected people who believe they have been or are likely to be adversely affected by AIIB’s failure to implement the ESP in situations when their concerns cannot be addressed satisfactorily through Project level GRMs or AIIB Management processes.” Two or more project-affected people can file a complaint. Under the current AIIB policy, when the bank co-finances a project with another development bank, it may apply the other bank's standards. You can refer to the Project Summary Information document to find out which standards apply. You can learn more about the PPM and how to file a complaint at: https://www.aiib.org/en/about-aiib/who-we-are/project-affected-peoples-mechanism/how-we-assist-you/index.html.
The complaint submission form can be accessed in Arabic, Bahasa Indonesia, Bengali, Chinese, English, Tagalog, Hindi, Nepali, Russian, Turkish, or Urdu. The submission form can be found at: https://www.aiib.org/en/about-aiib/who-we-are/project-affected-peoples-mechanism/submission/index.html.