Nepal: Far Western Region Urban Development Project

The technical assistance has 2 components: (A) Preparation of the Regional Urban Development Project (RUDP) for ADB Board consideration in Q3 2017 and (B) Analytical work and preparation of the Integrated Urban and Economic Corridor Investment Program.

PROJECT DETAILS

Commitment Date

Funding Type

Country

Sector

Status

Total Cost

12 Jan 2015

Technical Assistance

Nepal

Economic Corridors

Ongoing

$1.50 million

KEY OUTPUTS

The project preparatory technical assistance under Component A will undertake due diligence to (i) assess improvements required to urban services in select municipalities in the Far Western Region of Nepal (FWRN) (now referred to as Province 7), and (ii) identify strategic actions to guide the region's urban development and build capacity for operations and maintenance.

Component B will prepare an investment program based on economic and urban cluster or corridor approach to promote economic growth and sustainable urban development in Nepal.

FINANCING

$1 million (Technical Assistance Special Fund - Supplementary)

$500,000 (Technical Assistance Special Fund)

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