Strategy for Inclusive and Green Development of Small Cities, Towns and Villages in Jiangxi Province (ADB-49024-001)

Countries
  • China
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Jiangxi
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Dec 10, 2015
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Borrower
Government of People's Republic of China
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Sectors
  • Infrastructure
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.40 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.50 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Aug 11, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Sep 29, 2016


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Project Description
The TA will support the following: (i) Preparation of a province-wide inclusive and green economic development strategy with short-, medium-, and long-term investment program for small cities, towns, and villages. The strategy will include assessments and planning for (a) basic public and social infrastructure such as roads and public transport, transport safety, education, health and elderly care, and convenient public service stations, e.g., one-stop-shop, integrating registration, approvals, etc.; (b) environmental infrastructure and ecosystem services such as water supply, wastewater management, solid waste management, river rehabilitation and flood risk management, reforestation, and urban-rural partnership mechanisms including eco-compensation; and (c) an enabling environment for private sector development including urban-rural supply chain integration, local value addition including agricultural upscaling and product processing, green food production, light industry and service sector development, and rural finance. (ii) Preparation of a policy framework that will facilitate the implementation of the development strategy to cover all aspects of the strategy and investment program. (iii) Capacity development to improve approaches to planning, implementation, and administration of the development strategy to integrate, create, and benefit from synergies among urban and rural areas.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Government of China US$ 0.1 million
Contact Information
Jiangxi Provincial Finance Department Provincial Compound, Yuzhang Road, Nanchang City, PRC 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