APPROVAL DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 SECTOR: URBAN REGION: NEPAL
Nepal: Urban Infrastructure Investment Project
The proposed project will improve provision and quality of key infrastructure and basic services in the participating municipalities of Nepal’s Terai region, which is a key element of the National Urban Development Strategy. The purpose of this grant is to conduct preparatory activities to help prioritize investment projects within target municipalities, finalize important design features, and ensure readiness of the project for implementation. The project preparation grant will specifically support consultancy services to support design of the project, preparation of the detailed designs of the infrastructure to be financed under the project, fiduciary, environmental and social assessments, and procurement advisory.