India Urban and Water Projects Support Facility (ADB-53067-002)

Countries
  • India
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Vizag
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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
Active
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Voting Date
Nov 4, 2019
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Borrower
Government of India
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Technical Cooperation
  • Water and Sanitation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Fund
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 2.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 2.20 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Mar 6, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Nov 8, 2019


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Project Description

According to the bank website, "The proposed facility "will support (i) project preparation for a series of ensuing urban and water projects in India during 2020 2022, and (ii) capacity building and implementation of selected ongoing urban and water projects in India. The projects supported align with the operational priorities of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Strategy 2030 to help build livable cities that are green, competitive, inclusive, and resilient, and foster energy-efficient infrastructure. The TA facility will assist the projects to (i) include integrated solutions for urban development and drinking water supply promoting international best-practices and innovation for improved efficiency and sustainability, (ii) achieve high project readiness as set by ADB and government of India, and (iii) strengthen capacity for implementation and sustainable and efficient operation and maintenance (O&M;) of the assets built..."

 

Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information

Responsible ADB Officer Luca Di Mario
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance (Old)
Department of Economic Affairs (Old)
Ministry of Finance, North Block New Delhi, India

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