- Type of project
- Water Management
- Hanoi (Viet Nam)
- Royal HaskoningDHV
- Asian Development Bank
- jul 2009 - aug 2009
- Contract value
The project objectives of the Strengthening Water Management and Systems
Rehabilitation Project are twofold:
a. Increase the number of qualified engineers and technicians in agriculture related water management by expanding infrastructure and teaching equipment, materials and methods at the Water Resources University (WRU) in its campus in Hanoi and the new campus in Ha Tay province;
b. Improved service delivery in the Bac Hung Hai Irrigation and Drainage Scheme by improved governance and management and by constructing new
infrastructure and upgrading of existing irrigation systems infrastructure.
Description of project
The Technical Assistance (TA) is implemented through a consultant team of Royal Haskoning that has been engaged by ADB. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) will be the project Executing Agency (EA). MARD will establish a Project Management Unit (PMU) under the Central Project Office of Water Resources (CPO). The PMU will include concerned staff of the CPO, WRU and Bac Hung Hai Irrigation and Drainage Management Company (IDMC). The PMU and consultants are based in Hanoi, with their office located within MARD.