Original disclosure @ ADB website
Updated in EWS Jul 10, 2020
Disclosed by Bank Mar 29, 2017
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According to ADB website, given a rapidly changing growth dynamics and the pressing need to integrate sustainable development planning, ADB and the Government have agreed to conduct a Country Water Assessment (CWA) for the PRC. The proposed technical assistance (TA) for the CWA will be used to improve policies and strategies in the water sector, particularly to improve national water security and to deal with water scarcity. The PRC CWA will also support the preparation of the 13th FYP on water resources management, and will ensure that ADB's strategy and programs respond to water security challenges in the PRC and are consistent with PRC's water policy directions.
According to bank documents, the safeguard categorization is not applicable.
Project Officer: Osti, Rabindra P.
East Asia Department
No contact information provided at the time of disclosure.
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