Urban Development Planning and Institutional Capacity Building (ADB-47237-001)

Countries
  • Fiji
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Canceled
Bank Risk Rating
U
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Dec 4, 2013
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Borrower
Government of Fiji, Ministry of Economy
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 1.64 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Oct 25, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Sep 30, 2016


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Project Description
According to ADB website, the TA is consistent with the aims of the government's Urban Policy Action Plan and ADB's Pacific Approach, 2010 2014, which identifies urban development, water, and sanitation as operational priorities. The TA is also in line with the Urban Operational Plan, 2012 2020, which promotes livable cities that are green, competitive, and socially inclusive; and the Water Operational Plan, 2011 2020, which promotes more efficient water use across users, and expanded wastewater management and reuse including sanitation. The impact of the project will be the improved well-being of Fiji's urban population. The outcome of the project will be efficient, effective, and sustainable management of urban development in the GSA.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Project Officer: Kohlhase, Jude Ernest Pacific Department, ADB No contact information provided at the time of disclosure. ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main