Second Ho Chi Minh City Environmental Sanitation Project (WB-P127978)

  • Vietnam
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Specific Location
Ho Chi Minh City
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Voting Date
Dec 23, 2014
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  • Climate and Environment
  • Transport
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 450.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 495.00 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Mar 21, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jul 9, 2012

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Project Description

The Second Ho Chi Minh City Environmental Sanitation Project for Vietnam seeks to improve sustainably wastewater services in project areas of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) and increase public awareness on sanitation.
There are four components in the project:

(1) Collect wastewater that is currently being discharged on the east side of the Saigon River without treatment to the wastewater treatment plant that will be built under the project.

(2) Wastewater Treatment Plant will treat the wastewater collected in the Nhieu Loc -Thi Nghe basin and in the District 2.

(3) Sewerage system in the District 2 Area will help to contribute to the larger flood protection measures for HCMC.

(4) Supervising construction and monitoring the project.

Investment Description

International Bank for Reconstruction and Develo 250.00
International Development Association (IDA) 200.00
Total 495.00

Contact Information

I.World Bank
Contact: Sudipto Sarkar
Title: Lead Specialist
Tel: 473-5575

Ministry of Finance
Contact: Ms. Duong Quynh Le

III.Implementing Agencies
Implementing Management Agency
Contact: Mr. Phan Chau Thuan
Title: Director
Tel: 84839142903

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