Uttarakhand Disaster Recovery Project Additional Financing (WB-P164058)

Countries
  • India
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Uttarakhand
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Mar 20, 2018
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Borrower
Government of India
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Sectors
  • Construction
  • Infrastructure
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 125.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jan 17, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Dec 1, 2017


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Project Description

According to the bank document, "the scope of the proposed Additional Financing constitutes a scale up of the Parent Project’s activities which are: 1) Bridges, road protection, and river bank protection under Component 2 - Rural Road Connectivity. 2) Training facility fro State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) under component 3 - Technical Assistance and Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management."

The additional financing objective is to restore housing, rural connectivity and build resilience of communities in Uttarakhand and increase technical capacity of the State entities to respond promptly and effectively to an eligible crisis or emergency.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank
Ignacio M. Urrutia Duarte
Senior Disaster Risk Management Specialist

Deepak Singh
Senior Disaster Risk Management Specialist

Borrower/Client/Recipient
The Republic of India
Ms. Bandana Preyashi
Director, MI
bandana.preyashi@gov.in

Implementing Agencies
Government of Uttarakhand
Mr. Amit Negi
Secretary (PWD) and Project Director (UDRP)
amitnegi.gov@gmail.com

Uttarakhand State Disaster Management Authority, Government of Uttarakhand
Mr. Amit Negi
Project Director, UDRP
amitnegi.gov@gmail.com

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