Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Regional Air Pollution Control (ADB-49205-001)

  • China
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Baoding, Beijing, Cangzhou, Hebei, Langfang, Tangshan, Tianjin
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Oct 14, 2015
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People's Republic of China, BTH Air Pollution Coordination Group
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  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.63 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Oct 19, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Mar 13, 2017

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Project Description
According to ADB documents, The TA will (i) develop a road map for BTH regional air pollution prevention and control in the medium to long term, (ii) conduct a study on mechanisms and measures for joint air pollution prevention and control in the key cities of BTH, and (iii) build the capacity of the local environmental protection agencies on air quality management. The TA will help improve the air quality in BTH, which is a national public priority. The impact will be the improved air quality in BTH. The outcome will be the promotion of coordinated regional approach for air pollution prevention and control in BTH. Safeguard categorization is not applicable.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Project Officer: Ancora, Maria Pia East Asia Department 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: