Vietnam Urban Water Supply and Wastewater Project - Additional Financing (WB-P156678)

  • Vietnam
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Binh Duong, An Giang, Hau Giang, Soc Trang, Bac Lieu, Ca Mau, KG, Can Tho City, Dong Nai, and HCMC
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
May 26, 2016
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  • Construction
  • Infrastructure
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 119.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 142.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Sep 17, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Dec 1, 2015

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Project Description

This project finances additional funding for the Vietnam Urban Water Supply and Wastewater Project to increase access to sustainable water services and environmental sanitation in selected urban areas.
This includes two components:
i) investments and project implementation and
ii) technical assistance including institutional strengthening and project monitoring.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

International Bank For Reconstruction And Development 69,000,000.00
International Development Association (Ida) 50,000,000.00
Borrower 23,000,000.00

Contact Information

I/World Bank
Contact: Lixin Gu
Title: Senior Infrastructure Speciali

Contact: Vinh Quang Nguyen
Title: Sr Water & Sanitation Spec.

Contact: Nguyen Van Binh
Title: Governor

III/Implementing Agencies
Name: Ministry of Construction
Contact: Phan Thi My Linh
Title: Vice Minister

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