Executive Summary Faisalabad Prefeasibility Study – Waste Water Management
August 12, 2011
Background and Introduction of this Assignment
Upon the request from the City District Government Faisalabad, Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA) has been engaging the CDGF since July 2008 about how it may support its urban development strategy. CDIA agreed to provide technical assistance to the CDGF on projects in integrated urban environmental infrastructure covering urban transport and industrial waste management. CDIA agreed to provide technical assistance to the CDGF on developing a Pre-Feasibility Study (PFS). The objectives of this PFS are:
- To prepare coordinated PFS for infrastructure investment projects in the areas of urban transport and industrial waste management for the city of Faisalabad;
- To pursue potential infrastructure financing through domestic, international or private sector lending institutions for investment projects; and
- Examine potential for overall impact on improving the urban environment as well as contributing to poverty reduction
Project steering and working committees were established and notified by the Local Government and Community Development Department, Government of the Punjab and the District Coordination Officer (DCO) respectively.