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(R) Chittagong Water Supply Improvement and Sanitation (Cr.

47340-BD): The objective is to increase the sustainable access to safe

water and improved sanitation, as well as support the establishment

of a longer term water supply, sanitation and drainage capital devel-

opment and operational management program in Chittagong. Bank Ap-



proval scheduled for 23 June 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category

B. Project: P103999. US$ 170.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants may be re-

quired to update and prepare project and design documents. Chitta-

gong Water and Sewerage Authority (CWASA), WASA Bhaban,

Dampara, Bangladesh, Tel: (880-31) 285-1806, Fax: (880-31) 610-465,

Contact: A.K.M. Fazl Ullah, Chairman

(R) Dhaka Environment and Water Resources Management: The

objectives are to: (a) reduce the social and economic costs of envi-

ronmental degradation of rivers in Dhaka and (b) develop a pro-

grammatic approach to water resources and environmental management

in the Dhaka metropolitan area for strategic long-term activities and

investments. Decision Meeting scheduled for 30 June 2010. Environmental



Assessment Category A.

Project: P096555. US$ 70.0 (IDA Credit). Con-

sulting services to be determined. Ministry of Environment and

Forests, Bangladesh Secretariat, Bangladesh, Contact: Mr. Monzur Hos-

sain, Secretary

Rivers and Information and Conservation: The objective is to

help the Government enhance long-term water resources planning and

development to mitigate against extreme water-related risks while im-

proving economic benefits to stakeholders. Preparation is underway.

Environmental Assessment Category A. Project: P117206. US$ 180.0

(IDA Credit). Consulting services to be determined. Bangladesh Wa-

ter Development Board, Ministry of Water Resources, WAPDA Build-

ing, Motijheel C/A, Bangladesh, Tel: (880-2) 988-0879, Fax: (880-2)

988-3456

Bhutan

Public Administration, Law, and Justice

(R) Development Policy Credit: The objective is to: (a) promote gov-

ernment efficiency and effectiveness through sound fiscal and public

financial management and procurement, and strong public adminis-

tration; (b) foster private sector development; and (c) expand access

to infrastructure in a sustainable manner. Appraisal completed on 7 June

2010. Negotiations scheduled for 9 September 2010.

Environmental As-

sessment Category U. Project: P113069. US$ 10.0 (IDA Credit). No con-

sultants are required.

Water, Sanitation and Flood Protection

Second Urban Development: The objectives are to: (i) support

Bhutan’s municipal reform program by strengthening municipal fi-

nance and management systems in Thimphu and Phuentsholing; and

(ii) improve infrastructure services in northern Thimphu where no for-

mal services are currently available. Signing scheduled for 25 June 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P090157. US$ 12.0 (IDA

Credit). Consultants will be required during implementation, for con-

struction supervision, policy-related technical assistance and studies.

Ministry of Works and Human Settlements, Thimphu, Bhutan, Tel: (975-

23) 23-416, Contact: Rinchen Dorji, Director



India

Agriculture, Fishing, and Forestry

(N) National Rural Livelihood Program: The objective is to enhance

the income and employment opportunities for the poor and their in-

stitutions through increased access to financial and livelihood re-

sources and services. Project Concept Review Meeting scheduled for

30 July 2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. US$ 750.0 (IDA

Credit). Consultants will be required. Mr. T. Vijay Kumar, Joint Sec-

retary, Room No. 249, 2nd Floor, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi, India, Tel:

(91-11) 2338-2313, Fax: (91-11) 2338-7536, E-mail: vjthallam@gmail.com



(R) Andhra Pradesh Water Sector Improvement (Ln. 78970-

IN): The objective is to: (a) to improve irrigation service delivery on

a sustainable basis so as to increase productivity of irrigated agricul-

ture in the Nagarjuna Sagar Scheme, and (b) strengthen Andhra

Pradesh’s institutional capacity for multi-sectoral planning, development

and management of its water resources. Bank Approval completed on

3 June 2010. Signing scheduled for 30 June 2010.

Environmental As-

sessment Category A. Project: P100954. US$ 450.6 (IBRD). No con-

sultants are required. Irrigation and Command Area Development

Department (I&CADD), Government of, Secretary, Irrigation and

CAD Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh, A.P Hyderabad,

India, Tel: (91-40) 2345-2411, Fax: (91-40) 2345-2471, E-mail: adidas625@

yahoo.com, Contact: Mr. Aditya Nath Das, Secretary Irrigation and CAD

Department

(R) Biodiversity Conservation and Rural Livelihoods Improve-

ment-GEF: The objective is to strengthen biodiversity conservation

while improving rural livelihoods. Negotiations scheduled for 13 Au-



gust 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P088598.

US$ 8.1 (GEFU). Consultants will be required. Ministry of Environ-

ment and Forests, Annex 5, Bikaner House, Shahjahan Rd Paravaryan

Bhawan, New Delhi, India, Tel: (91-11) 2436-1896, Fax: (91-11) 2338-

4428, E-mail: dirpt.r@hub.nic.in, Contact: Rajesh Gopal, Director



(R) Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement: The objective is to im-

prove the safety and operational performance of selected existing

dams within the territory of the borrower. Negotiations completed on

31 May 2010. Bank Approval scheduled for 29 June 2010.

Environmental

Assessment Category B. Project: P089985. US$ 175.0/175.0 (IBRD/IDA

Credit). Consultants will be required for management and engineer-

ing to assist the Central Water Commission with the management and

implementation and provide assistance to the five participating states

with technical advice and third-party construction supervision and

quality control. Water Resources Organisation, 710(S) Seea Bhavan,

R. K. Puram, New Delhi, India, Fax: (91-11) 2610-4104, E-mail: dir-

drip-cwc@nic.in, Contact: Ravi Pilai, PMU Director



(R) North East Rural Livelihoods: The objective is to achieve an

upward trend in livelihood productivity among participating local com-

munity groups located in various ecological zones in the NE Region


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through participatory and demand driven investment choices and col-

lective action, with support from value-adding partnerships. Prepara-

tion scheduled for 28 June 2010. Environmental Assessment Category

B. Project: P102330. US$ 120.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be re-

quired for preparation of PIP and Environment and social assessments.

Ministry of Development for the North East Region, Vigyan Bhawan

Annexe, Maulana Azad Rd, India, Tel: (91-11) 2379-4694, Fax: (91-11)

2302-2013, E-mail: j.mukherjee@nic.in, Contact: Ms. Jayashree Mukher-

jee, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Development of Nort



(R) Orissa Water Sector Improvement Mahanadi Basin: The ob-

jective is to improve Orissa’s capacity for sustainable water resources

management and improve the productivity of water in targeted areas

of the Mahanadi Basin. Decision Meeting scheduled for 16 Septem-



ber 2011.

Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P105759.

US$ 250.0/50.0 (IBRD/IDA Credit). No consultants are required. Gov-

ernment of Orissa, Secha Sadan, Unit-5, Bhubaneswar, India, Tel: (91-

674) 239-3740, Fax: (91-674) 239-2486, Contact: Sridhar Behra, Director

(R) Rajasthan Rural Livelihoods: The objective is to improve the

livelihoods of poor families in Rajasthan; facilitate social inclusion

through empowerment; and make the poor credit worthy through

linkages to Banks and microfinance. Decision Meeting scheduled for 19



August 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P102329.

US$ 150.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required for preparing the

PIP and for Environmental and Social assessments. Government of Ra-

jasthan, Rajasthan Secretariat, Jaipur, India Tel/Fax: (91-141) 222-7635,

E-mail: cs.rajan@nic.in, Contact: C.S. Rajan, Principal Secretary



(R) Rajasthan Water Sector Restructuring Additional Financing:

The objectives are to: (a) strengthen capacity for strategic planning,

sustainable development, management of surface, and ground water

resources; and (b) increase productivity of irrigated agriculture through

improving surface irrigation system performance, strengthening agri-

culture support services and increase involvement of users. The credit



was signed on 21 May 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category A.

US$ 19.0 (IDA Credit). No consultants are required. Government of

Rajasthan, Sachivalaya, Jaipur, India, Tel: (91-0141) 222-7112, Contact:

N.S. Satsangi, Chief Engineer, Quality Control and Externally Aided

Projects


(R) West Bengal Accelerated Development of Minor Irrigation:

The objective is to enhance the development of agriculture-based in-

come of small and marginal farmers through sustainable use of irri-

gation resources. Appraisal scheduled for 2 August 2010. Environmental

Assessment Category A. Project: P105311. US$ 125.0/125.0 (IBRD/IDA

Credit). Consultants will be recruited to provide institutional devel-

opment to the Department of Water Resources Investigation and De-

velopment and Water Users Associations. Water Investigation and

Development Department (WIDD), Government of West, Writers’

Building, B.B.D Bagh, Kolkata, India, Tel: (91-33) 2214-3666, Fax: (91-

33) 2214-5025, Contact: Mr. Trilochan Singh, Secretary, WIDD

Biodiversity Conservation and Rural Livelihoods Improvement:

The objective is to strengthen biodiversity conservation while im-

proving rural livelihoods. Negotiations scheduled for 13 September 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P088520. US$ 15.4 (IDA

Credit). Consultants will be required. Ministry of Environment and

Forests, Annex 5, Bikaner House, Shahjahan Rd Paravaryan Bhawan,

New Delhi, India, Tel: (91-11) 2436-1896, Fax: (91-11) 2338-4428, E-mail:

dirpt.r@hub.nic.in, Contact: Rajesh Gopal, Director



Jammu and Kashmir Participatory Watershed Management:

The objectives are: (a) institutional strengthening, (b) focus on wa-

tershed protection and development, (c) enhancing livelihood oppor-

tunities and (d) project coordination. Negotiations scheduled for 24

September 2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. Project:

P099857. US$ 120.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required. De-

partment of Forestry, Government of Jammu and Kashmir, Near Pol-

lution Control Bldg. Silk Factor, Road Raj Bagh, Jammu and Kashmir,

Srinagar, India Tel/Fax: (91-194) 2331-1924, E-mail: rdtiwaripc@red-

iffmail.com, Contact: R. D. Tiwari, Project Director



National Dairy Support: The objective is to improve productivity and

incomes of milk producers and enhance the share of organized sec-

tor in milk handling. Appraisal scheduled for 11 January 2011. Envi-

ronmental Assessment Category A. Project: P107648. US$ 400.0/500.0

(IBRD/IDA Credit). Consulting services to be determined. National

Dairy Development Board, PB No. 40, Anand, India, Tel: (91-26) 9226-

0148, Fax: (91-26) 9226-0157, Contact: Ravi Shankar, Director

Education

(R) Second Technical Engineering Education Quality Improve-

ment (Cr. 46850-IN): The objective is to strengthen selected insti-

tutions to produce more employable and higher quality engineers and

prepare more post-graduate students to reduce faculty shortage. Credit

signing scheduled for mid-June 2010.

Environmental Assessment Cat-

egory B. Project: P102549. US$ 300.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will

be required. Government of India, Department of Higher Education,

Ministry of Human Resources De, Shastri Bhavan, India, Contact:

Ruphin Bo-elongo, Coordinateur General



Second Elementary Education Additional Financing: The ob-

jective is to: (a) improve fiduciary management (both financial man-

agement and procurement), and (b) ensure social safeguard measures

in place. Bank Approval completed on 18 March 2010. Environmental

Assessment Category B. Project: P118673. US$ 750.0/150.0 (IDA

Credit/DFID). Consultants will be required. Ministry of Statistics,

Planning and Implementation, India, Contact: Ms. Ludmila Burlui, Ex-

ecutive Director, MEPIU



Secondary Education: The objective is to help the Government in-

creased and achieve more equitable access to good quality secondary

education. Decision Meeting scheduled for 31 August 2010. Environ-

mental Assessment Category B. Project: P118445. US$ 650.0/150.0 (IDA

Credit/DFID). Consulting services and implementing agency(ies) to

be determined.



Energy and Mining

(R) Financing Energy Efficiency at SMEs: The objective is to in-

crease demand for energy efficiency investments in target small and

medium enterprise clusters and to build their capacity to access com-

mercial finance Bank Approval completed on 27 May 2010. Signing sched-



uled for 31 August 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category B.

Project: P100530. US$ 11.3 (GEFU). Consultants will be required. Bu-

reau of Energy Efficiency, Government of India, Ministry of Power, 4th

Floor, Sewa Bhawan, R.K, Puram 110-066, India, Tel: (91-11) 2617-

8316, Fax: (91-11) 2617-9699, Contact: Shri Dr. Ajay Mathur, Director

General

(R) Vishnugad Pipalkoti Hydro Electric: The objectives are to: (a)

increase the supply of energy to India’s national grid through the ad-

dition of renewable, low-carbon energy; and (b) strengthen the insti-

tutional capacity of the Borrower with respect to the preparation and

implementation of economically, environmentally and socially sus-

tainable hydropower projects. Bank Approval scheduled for 26 August



2010.

Environmental Assessment Category A. Project: P096124. US$

624.0 (IBRD). Consultants will be required. THDC India Limited, Pra-

gatipuram Bypass Road, Rishikesh 249201, Uttarakhand, India, Tel: (91-

135) 2452-5764, 2453-7821, Fax: (91-135) 2454-5092, Contact: R.K.

Chawla, General Manager (Corporate Planning)



Luhri Hydro Electric: The objective is to increase the supply of

clean, renewable, low-carbon and peaking energy to India’s northern

grid and to enhance the reliability of the grid. Preparation is underway.

Environmental Assessment Category A. Project: P102843. US$ 650.0

(IBRD). Consulting services to be determined. SJVN Limited, Himfed

Building, New Shimla, India, Tel: (91-177) 267-0741, 0064, 0490, Fax:

(91-177) 267-0642, E-mail: sjvncp@yahoo.co.in, cpsjvn@hotmail.com

Finance

(R) Scaling Up Sustainable and Responsible Microfinance (Ln.

79230-IN, Cr. 47540-IN): The objective is to support the Gov-

ernment of India’s/SIDBI’s efforts of increasing outreach of financial

services to underserved households and microenterprises through mi-

crofinance, using innovative financing instruments and technical as-

sistance. Bank Approval completed on 1 June 2010. Environmental

Assessment Category F. Project: P119043. US$ 200.0/100.0 (IBRD/IDA

Credit). Consultants will be required. Small Industries Development

Bank of India, Head Office, SIDBI Tower, 15 Ashok Marg, Lucknow,

India, Tel: (91-522) 228-8546, Fax: (91-522) 222-8540, Contact: Ruphin

Bo-elongo, Coordinateur General



Capital Market and Pension Administration Technical Assistance:

The objective is to support the Government in implementing its cur-



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Monthly Operational Summary

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rent decentralization strategy and improve service delivery to the pop-

ulation. Preparation is underway. Environmental Assessment Cate-

gory C. Project: P113834. US$ 18.0 (IBRD). Consulting services and

implementing agency(ies) to be determined.

Financing Affordable Housing: The objective is to increase access

to creditworthy low-income and economically weaker section families

to housing finance. Project Concept Review Meeting scheduled for mid-

June 2010. Environmental Assessment Category F. US$ 500.0 (IDA

Credit). Consulting services and implementing agency(ies) to be de-

termined.



Health and Other Social Services

(N) ICDS Systems Strengthening and Nutrition Improvement Pro-

gram (ISSNIP): The objective is to support the government to

strengthen: (a) the policy framework, systems and capacities at the na-

tional level and in eight selected states to deliver quality ICDS services,

especially in nutritional outcomes; and (b) the policy/institutional

framework and state level stewardship for multi-sectoral nutrition plan-

ning and implementation. Preappraisal scheduled for 20 September 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category C. US$ 100.0 (IDA Credit). Con-

sulting services to be determined. Ministry of Woman and Child De-

velopment, 6th Floor, A Wing, Shastri Bhawan, India, Tel: (91-11)

2338-7683, Fax: (91-11) 2307-0479, E-mail: jscw.wcd@nic.in



(R) ICDS Reform: The objective is to support: (a) development of

central level policy framework, reforms and quality enhancement for

the national ICDS program; and (b) targeted intensive programming

and service delivery in selected high-burden districts/states. This pro-



ject is no longer in the lending program. Further reporting will be dis-

continued.

Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P102550.

US$ 60.0 (IDA Credit). Consulting ser vices and implementing

agency(ies) to be determined.



Social Security for the Unorganised Sector: The objective is to sup-

port the Ministry of Labour and Employment, to implement a new health

insurance scheme targeted at poor households. Appraisal scheduled

for 22 July 2010. Environmental Assessment Category C. Project:

P111867. US$ 40.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required. Ministry

of Labour and Employment, India, Contact: Ruphin Bo-elongo, Coor-

dinateur General

Tamil Nadu Health Additional Financing: The objective is to im-

prove the effectiveness of the health system in Tamil Nadu as measured

by increased access to and utilization of health services, including ef-

fectiveness of public sector hospital services, primarily at district and

sub-district levels. Bank Approval completed on 29 April 2010. Envi-

ronmental Assessment Category B. Project: P118830. US$ 117.7 (IDA

Credit). No consultants are required. TNHSP PMU, 7th Floor, DMS

Buildings, DMS Campus, Teynampet, India, E-mail: tnhsproject@

gmail.com, Contact: Ruphin Bo-elongo, Coordinateur General

Industry and Trade

(R) Maharashtra Agriculture Competitiveness: The objective is to

increase the productivity, profitability, and market access of the farm-

ing community in Maharashtra. Appraisal completed on 14 June 2010.

Negotiations to be scheduled. Environmental Assessment Category

B. Project: P120836. US$ 100.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required.

Government of Maharashtra, Mantralaya, Mumbai, India, Tel: (91-22)

2202-5283, Fax: (91-22) 2214-5025, Contact: S.K. Goel, Principal Sec-

retary


Public Administration, Law, and Justice

(N) Orissa Government Effectiveness Development Policy Loan:

The objective is to focus on inclusive growth and government effec-

tiveness. Project Concept Review Meeting scheduled for 30 Novem-

ber 2010. Environmental Assessment Category U. US$ 250.0 (IBRD).

Consulting services and implementing agency(ies) to be determined.

(R) Bihar Panchayat Strengthening: The objective is to improve the

autonomy, capacity and accountability of Panchayati Raj Institutions:

(i) In select districts, to implement government anti-poverty schemes

and undertake discretionary development initiatives that are respon-

sive to community needs; and (ii) improving the policy and adminis-

trative environment to enable PRIs function. Decision Meeting

scheduled for 14 October 2010. Environmental Assessment Category

B. Project: P102627. US$ 120.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be re-

quired for the entire set up in the Gram Swaraj Society at the state, dis-

trict and block level. Government of Bihar, Bikas Bhawan, Patna, In-

dia, Tel: (91-612) 220-2229, Fax: (91-612) 220-0991, Contact: Deepak

Prasad, Secretary



(R) Capacity Buildng for Industrial Pollution Management (Ln.

79240-IN, Cr. 47550-IN): The objective is to support the devel-

opment of an institutional and methodological framework for rehabil-

itation of highly polluted sites, build capacity in state agencies for

undertaking projects for reducing the risks from contamination to

population, livelihoods and ecosystems and implement pilots for clean

up/rehabilitation of polluted sites. Bank Approval completed on 3 June



2010. Signing scheduled for 1 September 2010.

Environmental Assess-

ment Category A. Project: P091031. US$ 25.2/38.9 (IBRD/IDA Credit).

Consultants will be required. Ministry of Environment and Forests,

Paryavaran Bhawan (Rm 122), CGO Complex, Lodi Road, New Delhi,

India Tel/Fax: (91-11) 2436-1487, E-mail: murux67@yahoo.com, Con-

tact: M. Muruganandam, Director

(R) First Programmatic Statistical Strengthening (Ln. 77960-

IN): The objective is to assist the Indian Statistical System in decision

making within and outside the Government, to stimulate research and

to promote informed debate relating to conditions affecting people’s

life. Bank Approval completed on 1 June 2010. Environmental Assess-

ment Category U. Project: P108489. US$ 107.0 (IBRD). Consultants

will be required. Ministry of Statistics, Planning and Implementation,

India, Contact: Ruphin Bo-elongo, Coordinateur General

(R) Kerala Local Government and Service Delivery: The objec-

tive is to strengthen the capacity of local governments to manage pub-

lic resources for the benefit of the constituents, including the

disadvantaged, while the state is engaged in a long term debt re-

structuring program. Appraisal scheduled for 1 November 2010. En-

vironmental Assessment Category B. Project: P102624. US$ 190.0

(IDA Credit). Consulting services to be determined. Government of

Kerala, Ministry of Local Governments and Planning Trivandrum,

Kerala, India, Contact: Mr. Vijay Anand, Secretary Planning and Lo-

cal Governments



(R) West Bengal Improved Service Delivery Panchayati Raj In-

stitutions (Cr. 47580-IN): The objective is to support the develop-

ment of stronger, better capacitated and performing Gram Panchayat’s

delivering enhanced local services and infrastructure. Bank Approval

completed on 8 June 2010. Signing scheduled for 29 July 2010.

Envi-


ronmental Assessment Category B. Project: P105990. US$ 195.4 (IDA

Credit).

Consultants will be required. Government of West Bengal, Con-

tact: Mr. M. N. Roy, Permanent Secretary

Capacity Building for Urban Development: The objective is to

provide Technical Assistance support at both the State and Urban Lo-

cal Bodies level to strengthen policy, support institutional reform and

improve procedures and skills in the areas of municipal financial man-

agement, service delivery, planning and governance. Bank Approval

scheduled for 29 November 2010. Environmental Assessment Category

C. Project: P099979. US$ 60.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required.

Ministry of Urban Development, Bhawan, Maulana Azad Road, New

Delhi, India, Tel: (91-11) 2306-2194, Fax: (91-11) 2306-1446, Contact:

Aniruddha Kumar, Director, JNNURM



Delhi Urban Management: The objective is to improve the effi-

ciency, coordination, and environmental quality of Delhi metro region.

Project Concept Review Meeting scheduled for 26 July 2010. Envi-

ronmental Assessment Category U. US$ 1000.0 (IBRD). Consultants

will be required. Implementing agency(ies) to be determined.

National Ganga River Basin (NGRB): The objective is to support

the NGRB Authority: (a) manage the basin water resources sustain-

ably; (b) prepare and maintain the framework and river basin plan for

management and development of the Ganges basin; and (c) implement

investments and activities that address pollution management, flood

protection, and minimum environmental flows. Decision Meeting

scheduled for 15 July 2010. Environmental Assessment Category A.

US$ 1000.0 (IDA Credit). Consulting services to be determined. Min-

istry of Environment and Forests, Government of India, Paryavaran

Bhawan, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi, India, Tel: (91-11)

2436-0634, Fax: (91-11) 2436-3577, Contact: Rajiv Gauba, Joint Secre-

tary


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National Urban Renewal Support Program: The objective is to sup-

port implementation of the overall urban reform agenda in India and

to significantly advance that agenda Project Concept Review Meeting

scheduled for 30 June 2010. Environmental Assessment Category B.

US$ 1000.0 (IBRD). Consultants will be required. Ministry of Urban

Development, Nirman Bhawan, India



Uttar Pradesh Development Policy Loan: The objective is to de-

velop rural infrastructure in the state, including rural power, sanitation,

housing and marketing hubs. Decision Meeting scheduled for 15 July

2010. Environmental Assessment Categor y U. US$ 200.0/100.0

(IBRD/IDA Credit). Consulting services and implementing agency(ies)

to be determined.



Transportation

(R) Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor: The objective is to pro-

vide additional rail freight capacity (improved throughput, speed, re-

liability) on the congested 343 km Khurja-Kanpur section of the

Delhi-Kolkata Eastern Corridor. Appraisal scheduled for 15 July 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category A. Project: P114338. US$ 2000.0

(IBRD). Consultants will be required for GHG study, legal advisor, de-

sign review, and civil engineering proof checking Dedicated Freight

Corridor Corporation of India Ltd 5th Floor, Pragati Maidan Bldg Com-

plex, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India, Tel: (91-11) 2345-4732, Fax: (91-

11) 2345-4770, E-mail: Contact@dfcc.in



(R) Haryana State Roads: The objective is to improve the overall

efficiency of the Haryana Road Sector. Project Concept Review Meet-

ing scheduled for 9 July 2010. Environmental Assessment Category

A. US$ 150.0 (IBRD). Consulting services to be determined. Govern-

ment of Haryana, Haryana PWD, B&R Branch, Plot No. 1, Sector 33,

Nirman Sadan, Chandigarh, India, Tel: (91-172) 261-8210, Fax: (91-172)

261-8221, E-mail: rakeshmanocha1961@gmail.com, Contact: Rakesh

Manocha, Chief Engineer and Project Director



Mumbai Urban Transport: The objective is to improve the passen-

ger carrying capacity, operational efficiency, level of comfort, and the

institutional capacity of entities involved in the suburban rail system

of Mumbai Metropolitan area. Bank Approval scheduled for 29 June

2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P113028. US$

430.0 (IBRD). Consultants will be required. Mumbai Railway Vikas Cor-

poration Limited, 2nd Floor, Churchgate Station Building, Church-

gate, Mumbai, India, Tel: (91-22) 2208-0015, Fax: (91-22) 2209-6972,

E-mail: md@mrvc.gov.in, commrvc@vsnl.net, Contact: Ruphin Bo-

elongo, Coordinateur General



(R) National Highways Authority Technical Assistance: The ob-

jective is to support National Highway Authority of India improve and

innovative practices that would enhance its program management and

operational efficiency. Appraisal completed on 17 May 2010. Negotia-



tions scheduled for 12 July 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category

C. Project: P121515. US$ 45.0 (IBRD). Consulting services to be de-

termined. National Highways Authority of India, NHAI, Plot No. G5

and G6, Sector 10, Dwarka, India, Tel: (91-11) 2507-4100, Fax: (91-11)

2508-0360



Second Karnataka State Highway Improvement: The objective is

to improve the state’s road network to support the state’s growing

economy and social development efforts through leveraging the pri-

vate sector outlays with private sector financing and improving the reg-

ulatory and institutional capacity of the public sector to deliver effective

and safe road network to users. Preparation is underway. Environ-

mental Assessment Category A. US$ 300.0 (IBRD). Consulting services

to be determined. Government of Karnataka, 3rd Floor, Vikasa Soudha,

M.S. Building, Dr. Ambedkar Road, Bangalore, India, Tel: (91-80) 225-

1449, Fax: (91-80) 2235-3988, E-mail: prs-pwd@karnataka.gov.in, Con-

tact: Mr. K.S. Krishnareddy, Project Director

(R) Second Rural Roads: The objective is to provide beneficiary com-

munities in the project districts with all-season road access to markets

and social services. Decision Meeting scheduled for 15 September 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P096020. US$ 1500.0

(IDA Credit). Consultants will be required for the design and super-

vision of minor rural roads, social and environmental monitoring and

possible assistance with financial management monitoring. National

Rural Road Development Agency (NRRDA), India, Tel: (91-11) 4602-

2221, 2671-6936, Fax: (91-11) 4100-0475, E-mail: hks@nic.in, Contact:

H K Srivastava, na



(R) Tamil Nadu Road Sector Additional Financing: The objective

is to finance the cost overrun associated with: (a) increased costs of

the upgrading works, (b) appreciation of Indian Rupee vis-a-vis the US

Dollar, and (c) addition of a Tsunami affected bridge for which amend-

ment to the Loan Agreement was carried out. Signing scheduled for 9

July 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category A. Project: P118981.

US$ 50.7 (IBRD). Consultants will be required. Procurement of con-

sultants will be required to implement the PBMC contracts. High-

ways Department, TNHB Building, 48, Muthulakshmi Salai, Adyar,

Chennai, India, Tel: (91-44) 2446-5360, Fax: (91-44) 2446-4414, E-mail:

tnrsp1@gmail.com, Contact: R. Thiagarajan, Project Director

Assam State Roads: The objective is to provide road users in Assam

with good quality and better managed state highways and major dis-

trict roads. Preappraisal scheduled for 24 February 2011. Environ-

mental Assessment Category A. Project: P096018. US$ 200.0 (IBRD).

Consultants will be required. Public Works Department, Assam,

Sachivalaya, Dispur, India Tel/Fax: (91-361) 226-1678, E-mail: as-

guwl@nic.in, Contact: Mohan Boro, Commissioner and Special Sec-

retary


National Highways Interconnectivity Improvement: The objective

is to: (a) improve connectivity of areas without accessibility to higher

service level national highways; and (b) strengthen the capacity of the

MoSRT&H to manage the development, maintenance and safety of the

non-NHDP network. Project Concept Note scheduled for 15 Septem-

ber 2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. US$ 1000.0 (IBRD).

Consultants will be required. Ministry of Road Transport and High-

ways, Transport Bhavan, Sansad Marg, New Delhi, India, Tel: (91-11)

2371-8575, Fax: 91-11) 2371-5047, E-mail: dgrdss-rth@nic.in, Contact:

A. V. Sinha, Director General (Road Development) and Spl Secy.

(Addl.Chrg)

Second Gujarat State Highway: The objective is to improve the

overall efficiency of the Gujarat state road sector. Project Concept Re-

view Meeting scheduled for 22 July 2010. Environmental Assessment

Category A. US$ 375.0 (IBRD). Consultants will be required. Gov-

ernment of Gujarat, Block 4, 2nd Floor, New Sachivalaya, Gandhina-

gar, India, Tel: (91-79) 2325-1801/02, Fax: (91-79) 2325-2509, E-mail:

secrnb@gujarat.gov.in

Third Private Sector Participation in National Highway Devel-

opment:  The objectives are to: (a) improve the Ministry of Road

Transport and Highways, manage and develop the non-National High-

way Development Program (NHDP) portion of the National Highway

network; (b) modernize key sections of the national highway network;

and (c) mainstream social and environmental mitigation and man-

agement of road development impacts. Project Concept Review Meet-

ing scheduled for 5 June 2014. Environmental Assessment Category

B. US$ 250.0 (IBRD). Consulting services and implementing agency(ies)

to be determined.

Water, Sanitation and Flood Protection

(N) Bihar Kosi Flood Recovery: The objective is to support the ef-

forts of the Government of Bihar in helping communities recover

from the impacts of the Kosi flood. Preparation scheduled for 17 June

2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. US$ 200.0 (IDA Credit).

Consulting services and implementing agency(ies) to be determined.

(R) Integrated Coastal Zone Management (Cr. 47650-IN): The

objective is to assist Government in capacity building for implemen-

tation of comprehensive coastal management approach in the country,

and piloting integrated coastal zone management approaches in the

three states of Gujarat, Orissa and West Bengal. Bank Approval com-

pleted on 15 June 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category A. Pro-

ject: P097985. US$ 222.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required.

Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India, Paryavaran

Bhavan,CGO Complex,Lodhi Road, New Delhi, India, Tel: (91-11)

2436-0694, Fax: (91-11) 2436-0678, Contact: A. Senthil Vel, National

Project Director

(R) Karnataka RWSS II Additional Financing: The objective is to

scale up the ongoing Karnataka Rural Water and Sanitation project. Sign-



ing scheduled for 26 July 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category

B. Project: P119882. US$ 150.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be re-


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quired. Ministry Karnataka Rural Water and Sanitation Agency, Con-

tact: Dr. P. Borekowda, Director

(R) Maharashtra Rural Drinking Water Quality: The objective is

to: (a) support GoM to establish a state wide framework for manag-

ing rural drinking water quality, based on international best practices,

that would include adoption of Water Safety Plans; and (b) bring to-

gether the diverse institutions for rural drinking water in the state, un-

der a uniform framework. Project Concept Review Meeting scheduled

for 14 December 2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. US$

49.0 (IDA Credit). Consulting services to be determined. Government

of Maharashtra, Water Supply and Sanitation Department, Mr. Dheeraj

Kumar, Project Manager, Reform Support Project Management Unit,

Navi Mumbai, India, Tel: (91-22) 2756-5087, E-mail: jalswarajya_pm@hot-

mail.com, Contact: A.K. Jain, Principal Secretary



(R) National Cyclone Risk Mitigation (Cr. 47720-IN): The ob-

jective is to mitigate risks and vulnerability to natural disasters, par-

ticularly cyclones. Bank Approval scheduled for 22 June 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category A. Project: P092217. US$ 255.0

(IDA Credit). Consultants will be required. National Disaster Man-

agement Authority, NDMA Bhawan, A-1, Safdarjung Enclave, New

Delhi, India, Tel: (91-11) 2670-1711, Fax: (91-11) 2670-1706, Contact:

A.R. Sule, Deputy Secretary



(R) Second Kerala Rural Water and Sanitation: The objective is

to assist Kerala government to expand access at sustainable rural wa-

ter supply and sanitation schemes and to consolidate its demand re-

sponsive and decentralized service delivery model (the Jalanidhi

model) for Rural Water Supply and Sanitation. Project Concept Review

Meeting scheduled for 29 July 2010. Environmental Assessment Cat-

egory B. US$ 160.0 (IDA Credit). Consulting services and imple-

menting agency(ies) to be determined.



Gujarat Urban Development Program: The objective is to improve

service delivery through targeted investments and capacity building.

Decision Meeting scheduled for 10 August 2010. Environmental As-

sessment Category A. Project: P094722. US$ 300.0 (IBRD). Consult-

ing services to be determined. Gujarat Urban Development Corporation,

Government of Gujarat, First Floor, Abhishek Bldg Sector 11, Ghan-

dinagar, India, Tel: (91-79) 2324-1862, E-mail: ksrinivas_ias@yahoo.co.in,

Contact: K. Srinivas, Managing Director



Haryana Water: The objective is to assist with the infrastructure to

poor access and coverage of water supply and sanitation. Project Con-

cept Review Meeting scheduled for 15 July 2010. Environmental As-

sessment Category A. US$ 100.0 (IBRD). Consulting services and

implementing agency(ies) to be determined.

Rajasthan Rural Water and Sanitation: The objective is to support

the GOR’s sector plans and to increase access to improved, affordable

and sustained water and sanitation services (WSS) of rural commu-

nities in Rajasthan. Preparation scheduled for 15 July 2010. Environ-

mental Assessment Category B. US$ 130.0 (IDA Credit). Consulting

services to be determined. Public Health and Engineering Depart-

ment (PHED), Government Secretariat, Jaipur, 302017, India, Tel: (91-

141) 515-3222, Fax: (91-141) 222-7222, Contact: Agam Mathur, Chief

Engineer

Nepal

Agriculture, Fishing, and Forestry

(R) Rani Jamara Kulariya Irrigation: The objective is to improve

the performance of the farmer-managed Rani, Jamara, and Kulariya

Irrigation Systems Project Concept Review Meeting completed on 20 May

2010. Preparation scheduled for 2 August 2010.

Environmental As-

sessment Category B. US$ 70.0 (IDA Credit). Consulting services

and implementing agency(ies) to be determined.



(R) Social Safety Nets Additional Financing: The objective is to

assist continuing food insecurity in parts of Nepal exacerbated by high

food and transport prices, as well as a decline in food availability due

to erratic monsoon rains. Bank Approval completed on 26 May 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P120538. US$ 47.8 (IDA

Credit). Consultants will be required. Ministry of Local Development,

Sheel Mahal, Pulchowk, Lalitpur, Nepal, Contact: Shyam Prasad Mainali,

Secretary



Energy and Mining

(R) Kabeli Transmission and Generation: The objective is to sup-

port to development of the electricity sector in Nepal through provi-

sion of finance for the Kabeli “A” Hydroelectric Project and associated

transmission which will benefit Kabeli “A” HEP as well as several

other projects planned for construction in the Kabeli River corridor.

Preparation is underway. Environmental Assessment Category B. Pro-

ject: P112893. US$ 50.0 (IDA Credit). Consulting services to be de-

termined. Nepal Electricity Authority, Nepal. Department of Electricity

Development, Nepal

Health and Other Social Services

Second Health and HIV/AIDS: The objective is to assist the Gov-

ernment of Nepal in ensuring the delivery of health care services na-

tionwide, specifically targeting the underserved and poor to ensure their

increased access to essential health services. Bank Approval com-

pleted on 20 May 2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. Pro-

ject: P117417. US$ 69.7/59.5/30.0/80.0/798.4 (IDA Credit/IDA

Grant/AUSL/DFID/ZBIL). Consultants will be required. Ministry of

Health and Population, Ramshah Path, Kathmandu, Nepal, Tel: (977-

1) 426-2862, Fax: (977-1) 426-2896, Contact: Ms. Ludmila Burlui, Ex-

ecutive Director, MEPIU



Public Administration, Law, and Justice

Urban Development: The objective is to build the capacity of municipal

authorities in a targeted group of secondary cities to plan and imple-

ment basic infrastructure that will lead to improved services for their

residents and businesses. Preparation is underway. Environmental

Assessment Category B. US$ 25.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be

required. A consulting firm was selected and the work has begun to

identify secondary cities. Department of Urban Development and

Building Construction (DUDBC), G.O.B. Box 8236, Kathmandu, Nepal,

Tel: (977-1) 426-2365, E-mail: prakashraghubanshi@yahoo.com

Transportation

(R) Rural Access Improvement and Decentralization Additional

Financing: The objective is for residents of participating districts of

the Recipient to utilize improved rural transport infrastructure and ser-

vices in order to have enhanced access to social services and econo-

mic opportunities. The loan was signed on 17 May 2010. Environmental

Assessment Categor y B. Project: P107853. US$ 24.8/20.3 (IDA

Credit/IDA Grant). Consultants will be required. Department of Lo-

cal Infrastructure Development and Agriculture Roads, Narayan

Bhawan, Jawalakhel, GPO Box 89, Lalitpur, Nepal, Tel: (977-15) 546-

268, Fax: (977-15) 531-850, E-mail: dg@dolidar.wlink.com.np,info@dol-

idar.gov.np, Contact: Ashok Kumar Jha, Project Coordinator, RAIDP



Road Sector Development Additional Financing: The objective is

to have all-season road access to reduce travel time, which improves

access to economic centers and social services. Decision Meeting

scheduled for 12 August 2010. Environmental Assessment Category

B. US$ 75.0 (IDA Credit). Consulting services to be determined. De-

partment of Roads, Babar Mahal, Kathmandu, Nepal, Tel: (977-1) 426-

2675, Fax: (977-1) 426-2693

Water, Sanitation and Flood Protection

(N) Rural Water and Sanitation SWAp Additional Financing: The

objective is to deliver sustainable health and hygiene benefits to rural

population through improvements in water supply and sanitation. Pro-

ject Concept Review Meeting scheduled for 26 October 2010. Envi-

ronmental Assessment Categor y B. Consulting ser vices and

implementing agency(ies) to be determined.



Pakistan

Agriculture, Fishing, and Forestry

(R) Punjab Barrages Improvement Phase II: The objectives are

to: (a) strengthen and modernize Jinnah Barrage, affiliated works to

enable reliable, uninterrupted supply of water for over 2.1 million acres

of farmland benefitting about 600,000 farm families for irrigation and

domestic water users; and (b) build IPD’s capacity in improved water

resources and irrigation system management. Bank Approval sched-

uled for 1 July 2010. Environmental Assessment Category A. Project:

P096745. US$ 145.6 (IBRD). Consultants will be required for (a) pro-



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ject implementation support, construction supervision, project man-

agement; and (b) monitoring and evaluation, and supervision of EMP

and SDAP; and (c) technical assistance and training. Punjab Irrigation

and Power Department, Government of Punjab, Pakistan, Tel: (92-42)

9921-1920, E-mail: irilhr@yahoo.com, Contact: Mahmood ul Hassan

Shah, Acting Director, Project Management Office

Education

(R) North West Frontier Province Human Development: The ob-

jectives are to: (a) assist the provincial government to sustain; and (b)

consolidate education, health and social protection services in the re-

gion. Decision Meeting scheduled for mid-June 2010. Environmental

Assessment Category B. Project: P107678. US$ 100.0 (IDA Credit). Con-

sultants will be required for the project preparation and implementa-

tion for health innovations and management, social protection strategy

and operational arrangements and conflict specialists. Planning and de-

velopment Department, North-West Frontier Province, Planning and

Development Department, Civil Secretariat NWFP, Peshawar, Pak-

istan, Tel: (92-91) 921-0344/0982, Fax: (92-91) 921-0354, E-mail: m.ikram-

khan@cyber.net.pk, Contact: Ghulam Dastagir, Assistant Chief

Secretary, NWFP

(R) Skill Development: The objectives is to: (a) support the Gov-

ernment of Sindh in strengthening their short term training program

to improve the skills set and employability of trainees; and (b) to pilot

reforms of a selected set of training institutions and strengthen man-

agement capacity of the TVET system in Sindh. Decision Meeting

scheduled for 5 October 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category C.

Project: P118177. US$ 20.0 (IDA Credit). Consulting services to be de-

termined. Sindh Technical Education and Vocational Training Autho-

rity (TEVTA), Tel: (92-300) 821-6849, E-mail: Riazuddin Shaikh, Contact:

Riazuddin Shaikh, Chairman of TEVTA Board



Tertiary Education Support: The objective is to: (a) support the re-

forms being implemented by the Government of Pakistan in its higher

education sector; and (b) increase access and improve the quality and

relevance of higher education. Project Concept Review Meeting sched-

uled for mid-June 2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. US$

300.0 (IBRD). Consulting services and implementing agency(ies) to

be determined.

Energy and Mining

(R) Fourth Tarbela Extension Hydropower: The objectives are to

help the country to add hydropower generation to the total energy mix,

reduce electricity shortages (which are constraining economic growth

and efforts at poverty alleviation) and contribute to the institutional de-

velopment of WAPDA Hydel which owns and operates the existing 3,478

MW Tarbela Hydropower Plant. Project Concept Review Meeting com-



pleted on 26 May 2010. Decision Meeting scheduled for 14 January

2011.

Environmental Assessment Category A. US$ 300.0 (IBRD).

Consultants will be required for project preparation, implementation,

and request for proposal package. Water and Power Development Au-

thority (WAPDA), WAPDA House, Lahore, Pakistan, Tel: (92-42) 631-

2770, Fax: (92-42) 636-9349, Contact: Muhammad Hanif, General

Manager and Project Director, Tarbela

(R) Guddu Thermal Reconstruction: The objective is to enhance

the supply of electricity while reducing the dependence on imported

oil. As part of this strategy, the government is placing highest prior-

ity on improving the efficiency of the supply system, both generation

and networks. Project Concept Review Meeting scheduled for 15 July 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category B. US$ 200.0/100.0 (IBRD/IDA

Credit). Consulting services and implementing agency(ies) to be de-

termined.



(R) Mineral Sector Technical Assistance: The objective is to im-

plement a strategy to accelerate sustainable mineral sector develop-

ment by strengthening governance, transparency, and capacity in the

management of mineral resources. Decision Meeting scheduled for mid-



June 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P099375.

US$ 45.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required for the prepara-

tion of: (a) undertake strategic environmental and social assessments

focusing on mining; (b) build implementation capacity; and (c) define

components. Required specialties are mining regulations, geology,

geophysics and mining cadastre. Ministry of Petroleum and Natural

Resources, 21-E Huma Plaza, Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan, Tel: (92-

51) 920-2337, Fax: (92-51) 920-4077, E-mail: irshadalikhokhar@ya-

hoo.com, Contact: Mr. Irshad Ali, Director General (Minerals)



Dasu Hydropower Stage I: The objective is to add hydropower gen-

eration to the total energy mix, reduce electricity shortages, and con-

tribute to the institutional development of WAPDA Hydel which owns

and operates the existing hydropower plants. Project Concept Review

Meeting scheduled for 14 September 2010. Environmental Assess-

ment Category A. US$ 500.0 (IBRD). Consulting services to be de-

termined. Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA), WAPDA

House, Lahore, Pakistan, Tel: (92-42) 631-2770, Fax: (92-42) 636-9349



Natural Gas Production Enhancement and Efficiency: The ob-

jective is to save gas by enhancing the efficiency of the natural gas trans-

mission and distribution system and by gas conservation measures,

thereby freeing up gas for use in power generation and help mitigate

the upward cost development in power generation. Project preparation

is underway. Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P120589.

US$ 250.0 (IBRD). Consultants will be required for replacement/re-

habilitation of gas pipeline system. Ministry of Petroleum and Natural

Resources, Government of Pakistan, Pak Secretariat, Block A, Pakistan,

Tel: (92-51) 921-1220, Fax: (92-51) 920-1770, E-mail: secretary@mpnr.-

gov.pk

Thar Coal and Power Technical Assistance: The objectives are to:

(a) to help the Governments of Sindh and Pakistan strengthen the en-

abling policy, legal, and regulatory frameworks conducive to new in-

vestments in the coal-to-energy sector; and (b) assist the Governments

to attract qualified private investors to develop Thar coal deposits and

build new capacity for coal thermal power. Bank Approval scheduled

for 11 November 2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. Pro-

ject: P114278. US$ 30.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required. Thar

Coal and Energy Board and Ministry of Water and Power, Karachi, Pak-

istan, Tel: (92-21) 9207-52729, E-mail: md@tceb.gos.pk, Contact: Mr Yu-

nous Dagha, Secretary for Mines and Minerals of Sindh

Health and Other Social Services

(R) Enhanced Nutrition for Mothers and Children: The objective

is to improve the nutritional status of children under five years old and

that of pregnant and lactating women by improving the coverage of ef-

fective nutrition interventions with a focus on the poor and marginal-

ized within these groups. Project Concept Review Meeting completed on

14 June 2010. Preparation is underway,

Environmental Assessment Cat-

egory C. Project: P115889. US$ 55.0 (IDA Credit). Consulting ser-

vices to be determined. National Nutrition Program, Ministry of Health,

Government of Pakistan, 10 D West, Taimur Chambers, Blue Area, Is-

lamabad, Pakistan, Tel: (92-51) 227-7087, 920-2445, Fax: (92-51) 920-

8824, E-mail: zahid_larik@hotmail.com, Contact: Zahid Larik, National

Program Manager



Second HIV/AIDS Prevention: The objective is to support the Gov-

ernment to: (a) increase coverage of prevention services to most at risk

groups (for IDUs, male and female sex workers, transgenders, jail in-

mates and truckers); (b) improve the quality of services (both pre-

vention, diagnosis and treatment); and (c) reduce stigma to reduce and

prevent the spread of HIV. Preparation is underway. Environmental As-

sessment Categor y B. Project: P113484. US$ 31.5/13.5 (IDA

Credit/DFID). Consultants will be required to develop: (a) the M&E

framework; (b) behavior change and communication component; (c)

financial management and procurement assessment. National AIDS Con-

trol Program, National Institute of Health, Chak Shahz, Islamabad, Pak-

istan, Tel: (92-51) 925-5096, E-mail: info@nacp.gov.pk, Contact: Hasan

Zaheer, Project Manager

Public Administration, Law, and Justice

(R) Implementation of the National Environment Policy Tech-

nical Assistance: The objective is to enhance GoP’s capacity to: (a)

strengthen country environmental systems; (b) design efficient and

effective environmental policies; (c) design interventions to reduce en-

vironmental degradation and its economic consequences; and (d) de-

velop a strategy for climate change adaptation and mitigation. Decision

Meeting scheduled for 5 October 2010. Environmental Assessment Cat-

egory C. Project: P110946. US$ 28.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be

hired for environmental policy design and implementation, country en-

vironmental systems, environmental economics, economics and fi-

nancing of climate change adaptation. Ministry of Environment, UBL



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Building, Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan, Tel: (92-51) 920-2960, Con-

tact: Jawed Khan, Director General, Environment, Ministry of Envi-

ronment


(R) Punjab Large Cities: The objectives are to support the GoPun-

jab to establish an effective institutional and fiscal framework for the

management and governance of metropolitan areas in Punjab to be bet-

ter positioned and capacitated to deliver sustainable municipal ser-

vices. Decision Meeting scheduled for 31 August 2010. Environmental

Assessment Category A. Project: P112901. US$ 300.0 (IDA Credit). Con-

sulting services to be determined. Planning and Development Board,

Government of Punjab, Civil Secretariat, Lahore, Pakistan, Tel: (92-42)

9921-4069, Fax: (92-42)735-3572/921-0091, Contact: Muhammad Saeed,

Chairman


(R) Second Pakistan Poverty Reduction Support Credit: The ob-

jective is to support the structural reforms of PRSP-II to enhance

macro-economic management so that macro-economic stability can be

regained and sustainably maintained, and to promote recovery of high

and sustained growth through measures enhancing competitiveness

and governance. Appraisal completed on 19 May 2010. Negotiations

scheduled for mid-June 2010. Environmental Assessment Category U.

Project: P117535. US$ 300.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required.

Contact: Ruphin Bo-elongo, Coordinateur General

Transportation

(R) Karachi Port Improvement Project: The objective is to re-

place the lost port capacity and reduce shipping costs to the Pakistan

economy through the reconstruction of the failed berths and increasing

the effectiveness and efficiency of port operations and enhancing en-

vironmental sustainability. Appraisal completed on 19 May 2010. Ne-

gotiations scheduled for 2 July 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category

B. Project: P112902. US$ 111.8 (IBRD). Consultants will be required.

Karachi Port Trust, Eduljee Dinshaw Road, Karachi, Pakistan, Tel: (92-

21) 3921-4312, Fax: (92-21) 3921-4329, E-mail: jamshedzaidi@gmail.com,

Contact: S. Jamshed Zaidi, General Manager (P&D)



National Trade Corridor Improvement Program: The objective

is to enhance export competitiveness by reducing the cost of trade and

transport logistics and bringing service quality to international stan-

dards. Preparation is underway. Environmental Assessment Category

U. Project: P101683. US$ 200.0 (IBRD). Consultants will be required.

Planning Commission, Government of Pakistan, Chughtai Plaza, Room

No. 206 Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan, Tel: (92-51) 920-2670, Fax: (92-

51) 920-2129, E-mail: stanwirbukhari@yahoo.com, Contact: Mr. Syed

Tanwir Hussain Bukhari, Chief (T&C)

National Expressways Program: The objective is the sustainable de-

livery of an efficient, high speed and safe access-controlled express-

way system contributing to lower transit costs and time along the

program corridor. Decision Meeting scheduled for 12 May 2011. En-

vironmental Assessment Category A. Project: P101685. US$ 634.5

(IBRD). Consultants will be required for construction supervision and

contract administration. National Highway Authority, 27 Mauve Area,

G-9/1, Islamabad, Pakistan, Tel: (92-51) 835-1702, Fax: (92-51) 926-0418,

E-mail: sheikhabdullatif@yahoo.com, Contact: Mr. Sheikh Abdul Latif,

Member, Planning



Water, Sanitation and Flood Protection

(N) AJK Community Infrastructure and Services Follow UP: The

objective is to strengthen: (a) community institutions, infrastructure

and services; (b) streamlining decentralization, local level planning and

local government department; (c) capacity building; and (d) project man-

agement. Project Concept Review Meeting scheduled for mid-June

2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. US$ 50.0 (IDA Credit).

Consulting services and implementing agency(ies) to be determined.

Regional

Energy and Mining

Central and South Asia Electricity Transmission and Trade (CASA

1000): The objective is to facilitate regional electricity trade between

the Kyrgyz Republic and Tajikistan in Central Asia and Afghanistan

and Pakistan in South Asia through the establishment of the physi-

cal infrastructure and the concomitant institutional and legal frame-

work a Special Purpose Company (SPC) with private sector partici-

pation. Decision Meeting scheduled for 15 September 2010. Envi-

ronmental Assessment Category A. Project: P110729. US$ 40.0/204.0/

244.0/122.0 (IBRD/IDA Credit/ASDB/IDB). Consultants will be

required. Special Purpose Company, Intergovernmental Council

Secretariat, Kabul, Afghanistan, Tel: (93-795) 918-172, E-mail: edigc-

secretariat@gmail.com, Contact: Qazi Naeem-ud-din, Executive

Director


Transportation

(R) South Asia North West Sub-region Trade Facilitation: The

objective is to promote trade, both intra- and inter-regional, and specif-

ically improve connectivity for, with and through land-locked

Afghanistan, and India (and possibly Central Asian States and Iran).



Project Concept Review Meeting scheduled for 30 July 2010.

Environmental

Assessment Category C. US$ 300.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be

required. Implementing agency(ies) to be determined.



North East Regional Trade and Transport Facilitation: The ob-

jective is to reduce the cost of trade to unlock economic potential of

the region. Project Concept Review Meeting scheduled for 30 September

2010. Environmental Assessment Category A. US$ 200.0 (IDA Credit).

Consulting services and implementing agency(ies) to be determined.

Sri Lanka

Agriculture, Fishing, and Forestry

(R) Eco-Systems Conservation and Management: The objective

is to improve the management and stewardship of the terrestrial, ma-

rine and wetland ecosystems in select locations within and outside pro-

tected areas: (a) Strengthen the institutional capacity of environmental

conservation agencies and regional planners (b) enhance the revenue

earning opportunities of PAs and affected communities. Decision

Meeting scheduled for 15 July 2010. Environmental Assessment Cat-

egory B. Project: P112933. US$ 20.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be

required for the preparation phase: (a) project design, (b) safeguards

Environment, and (c) social aspects of Human Elephant Conflict. Min-

istry of Environment and Natural Resources, 82 Rajamalwatte Road,

Sri Lanka, Tel: (94-11) 288-7068, Fax: (94-11) 287-7292, Contact: Ajith

de Silva, Director. Department of Wildlife Conservation, 382 New

Kandy Road, Sri Lanka, Tel: (94-11) 256-0380, Fax: (94-11) 274-4299,

Contact: Ananda Wijesooriya, Director General. Forest Department,

82 Rajamalwatte Road, Sri Lanka, Tel: (94-11) 286-6616, Fax: (94-11)

286-6633, Contact: Sarath Fernando, Conservator General of Forests

Education

Higher Education Expansion and Development: The objective is

to enhance capacity to deliver quality higher education services suit-

able for a middle-income country. Bank Approval completed on 13

May 2010. Environmental Assessment Category B. Project: P113402.

US$ 40.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required for implementa-

tion of the project, especially the National Qualification Framework and

the quality development activities of SLIATE. Ministry of Higher Ed-

ucation, 18 Ward Place, Colombo 7, Sri Lanka, Tel: (94-11) 269-6679,

Fax: (94-11) 267-1355, E-mail: sec@mohe.gov.lk, Contact: Malini Peiris,

Secretary



Health and Other Social Services

Health Sector Development Additional Financing: The objective

is to assist with the improvements in efficiency, utilization, equity of

access to and quality of public sector health services. Bank Approval

completed on 23 June 2009. Environmental Assessment Category B.

Project: P113489. US$ 24.0 (IDA Credit). Consultants will be required.

Ministry of Health Care and Nutrition, 385, Rev. Baddegama Wima-

lawansa Thero Ma, Colombo 10, Sri Lanka, Tel: (94-11) 269-8511/8517,

Fax: (94-11) 269-2913, E-mail: secretary@health.gov.lk, Contact: Dr.

Athula Kahandaliyanage, Secretary, Ministry of Healthcare and Nu-

trition


Industry and Trade

(R) Agricultural Research and Productivity Improvement:

The objective is to increase aggregate rural income through a series

of targeted sub-projects’ in disadvantaged areas using competitive grants

for market infrastructure, productive partnerships and technology

development and dissemination. Project Concept Review Meeting


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completed on 3 June 2010. Negotiations scheduled for 25 April 2011.

Environmental Assessment Category B. US$ 35.0 (IDA Credit).

Consultants will be required. Implementing agency(ies) to be deter-

mined.


(R) Crisis Response SME Development Facility: The objective is

to improve access to finance (including term finance) for SMEs affected

by the Global Financial Crisis in Sri Lanka. Decision Meeting completed

on 10 June 2010.

Appraisal is underway. Environmental Assessment

Category F. Project: P121328. Consultants will be required. Ministry

of Finance and Planning, Secretariat, Colombo 1, Sri Lanka, Tel: (94-

11) 248-4510, Fax: (94-11) 243-3349, E-mail: st@treasury.gov.lk

(R) Hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) Phase-Out Management

Plan:  The objective is to assist the government to prepare and im-

plement HCFC phase-out management plan, with a focus on refriger-

ation and air-conditioning sectors. Project Concept Review Meeting

scheduled for 29 July 2010. Environmental Assessment Category B.

US$ 6.0 (MPIN). Consulting services and implementing agency(ies)

to be determined.



Sustainable Tourism Development: The objective is to expand the

high-end tourism market (ecological and cultural) potential in Sri

Lanka by (i) institutional strengthening and building capacity (ii) im-

proving tourism related infrastructure and (iii) product development

and branding. Bank Approval completed on 13 May 2010. Environmental

Assessment Category B. Project: P113709. US$ 18.0 (IDA Credit).

Consultants will be required. Tourism Development Authority and

Ministry of Tourism, 64 Galle Road, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka, Tel: (94-

11) 243-7759, Contact: Dharshan Hennedige, Project Consultant. Min-

istry of Tourism, Tel: (94-11) 238-7471, 238-5241, Fax: (94-11) 244-1505,

Contact: George Michael, Secretary

Transportation

(R) Second Road Sector Assistance: The objective is to rehabili-

tate and upgradate National Roads. Project Concept Review Meeting com-



pleted on 4 June 2010. Decision Meeting scheduled for 17 August 2010.

Environmental Assessment Category B. US$ 100.0 (IDA Credit). Con-

sulting services to be determined. Road Development Authority, Sri

Lanka, Tel: (94-11) 286-2767



North and East Local Services Improvement: The objective is to

enhance the capacity of Local Government Pradeshiya Sabhas (PSs)

in the conflict affected North and East provinces to deliver local pub-

lic goods and services to their citizens in an accountable and respon-

sive manner. Bank Approval completed on 13 May 2010. Environmental

Assessment Category B. Project: P113036. US$ 50.0 (IDA Credit).

Consultants will be required. Ministry of Nation Building and Estate

Infrastructure Development, 177, Galle Road, Sri Lanka, Tel: (94-11)

238-2067, Fax: (94-11) 238-2066, E-mail: nelsip2009@gmail.com, Con-

tact: Viyani Gunathilake, Project Coordinator



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