Executive Summary Khulna Pre-feasibility Study
January 12, 2011
Project Objectives, Background and Context
ES1. The primary objective of this study was to formulate a Medium Term Prioritized Urban Infrastructure Program (MTPUIP) covering three sectors, transport, drainage and solid waste management (SWM) and associated capacity building measures. The study was carried out under the auspices of the Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA) which is supported by the Asian Development Bank and the foreign aid departments of the governments of Sweden, Germany and Spain. CDIA’s objectives are to promote more sustainable urban development by identifying priority infrastructure projects and potential sources of finance to implement them.