Additional Financing to Chittagong Water Supply Improvement and Sanitation Project (WB-P161566)

Specific Location
Chittagong
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Jun 23, 2017
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Borrower
People's Republic of Bangladesh
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Sectors
  • Infrastructure
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 47.49 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 83.05 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS May 3, 2018

Disclosed by Bank May 12, 2017


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Project Description

This project provides financing for increased access to water and sanitation through the management of water supply, sanitation, and drainage infrastructure program and the development of institutional capacity of Chittagong Water Supply and Sewage Authority (CWASA's). 

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank
Contact: Soma Ghosh Moulik
Title: Lead Water and Sanitation Spec

Contact: Arif Ahamed
Title: Senior Water Supply and Sanita

Borrower/Client/Recipient
Name: People's Republic of Bangladesh
Contact: Kazi Shofiqul Azam
Title: Secretary (in charge)
Email:secretary@erd.gov.bd

Implementing Agencies
Name: Chittagong Water Supply and Sewerage Authority
Contact: Nurul Absar
Title: Project Director
Email:absar.nurul@yahooo.com

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