Ho Chi Minh City Wastewater and Drainage System Improvement Project (ADB-50107-001)

Countries
  • Vietnam
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Ho Chi Minh City
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
A
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Voting Date
Oct 14, 2016
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Borrower
Government of Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee
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Sectors
  • Infrastructure
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 5.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 50.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Nov 20, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Oct 24, 2016


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Project Description
According to ADB website, the project will support Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee and their government to finance sound wastewater and drainage system in the remaining catchments, thereby strengthening its foundation as the socioeconomic growth pole of southern Viet Nam. The impact of the project will be improved surface water quality and drainage capacity in HCMC. The outcome will be increased wastewater and drainage collection and treatment capacity in key catchments in HCMC. This project is associated with a proposed project (ADB-50107-002).
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Urban Climate Change Resilience Trust Fund under the Urban Financing Partnership Facility US$ 5.00 million
Contact Information
Project Officer: Ishii, Satoshi Southeast Asia Department, ADB No contact information provided at the time of disclosure. Executing Agency: Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee 86 Le Thanh Ton Street, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam 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