Urban Services Improvement Sector Project (ADB-47364-001)

  • Timor-Leste
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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
Bank Risk Rating
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
Nov 7, 2014
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Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, Ministry of Public Works, Transport and Communications
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 1.48 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 Jul 7, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Sep 28, 2016

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Project Description

According to ADB website, the project preparatory TA intends to prepare the Urban Services Improvement Sector Project. The TA is required to:

1. Conduct assessments of existing water supply and solid waste management systems, including surveys and stakeholder consultations
2. Develop water supply and solid waste investment strategies for Dili to help identify and prioritize project components for the ensuing loan project
3. Determine the feasibility of the proposed investments for priority infrastructure and systems improvements
4. Ensure that detailed design work supervised by DNSA is carried out to the required quality, and (v) identify appropriate project management arrangements to ensure that MOP and Estatal have adequate capacity to implement the project.

Investment Description

Contact Information

Project Officer: Ribeiro, Tiago
Pacific Department, ADB
No contact information provided at the time of disclosure.

Executing Agency: Ministry of Public Works, Transport and Communications (formerly Ministry of Public Works)
Mr. Jose Gaspar Piedade, Permanent Secretary
Mercado Lama, Caicoli Dili, Timor-Leste
No contact information provided at the time of disclosure.


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