APPROVAL DATE: May 22, 2018 SECTOR: WATER REGION: Pakistan
Pakistan: Lahore Water and Wastewater Management Project
The subject project will ensure sustainable supply of safe water, reduce deteriorating environmental impacts due to untreated sewage disposal, and strengthen institutional capacity of Lahore Water and Sanitation Agency (LWASA) for service delivery. The purpose of this grant is to enhance the preparatory work and to ensure that it will meet AIIB’s requirements and be in line with good international practice, to enable timely commencement of the project implementation. The project preparation grant will provide overall support to the Project Management Unit on project management and capacity building during the project preparation, and will also specifically finance consultancy services on technical design, environmental and social assessments, financial management, and economic/financial analysis.