Urban Development Operations People’s Republic of China and Mongolia

Presented by: Fei Yue Principal Urban Development Specialist Urban and Social Sectors Division East Asia Department

Support for Urban Development in PRC
Strategic Objectives and Operational Focuses • Support sustainable urban development and urban environmental improvement • Promote balanced development by allocating more support for the cities in the less-developed Central and Western Region, and Northeast • Place greater emphasis on support for smaller cities and towns development • Provide support for integrated urban-rural development projects as well as the focused multi-sector integrated interventions for urban water supply, sanitation, roads, flood control, river improvement, heating, and waste management (wastewater and solid waste)

Support for Urban Development in Mongolia
Strategic Objective • Support sustainable and regionally integrated growth Operational Priorities • Provide support to address the urban transportation and municipal services gap in Ulaanbaator caused by the massive rural-urban migration • Provide support for urban development in the other cities in the context of development of economic corridors

Loan Projects Approved in 2010

PRC
• Loan 2647-PRC: Wuhan Urban Environmental Improvement for $100 million • Loan 2648-PRC: Chongqing Urban-Rural Infrastructure Development Demonstration for $100 million • Loan 2657-PRC: Guangxi Southwestern Cities Development for $150 million

Loan Projects in 2011 Pipeline
• PRC: Guangxi Beibu Gulf Cities Development for $200 million (PPTA for $0.7 million approved Oct 2009 and ongoing) • PRC: Xinjiang Altay Urban Infrastructure & Environment Improvement for $100 million (PPTA for $0.8 million approved August 2009 and ongoing) • PRC: Gansu Tianshui Urban Infrastructure Development for $100 million (PPTA for $0.7 millon approved September 2009 and ongoing) • MON: Ulaanbaatar Urban Transport for $27 million (PPTA for $1.2 million approved in October 2008 and ongoing)

Loan Projects in 2012 Pipeline
• PRC: Hubei Huangshi Urban Pollution Control & Environmental Management for $100 million (PPTA for $0.7 million approved September 2010; recruitment of consultants is ongoing) • PRC: Gansu Urban Infrastructure Development & Wetland Protection for $100 million (PPTA for $0.6 million approved in August 2010; recruitment of consultants is ongoing) • PRC: Integrated Development of Key Townships in Central Liaoning for $100 million (PPTA for $0.7 million approved in October 2010; recruitment of consultants is ongoing) • PRC: Guangxi Baise Integrated Urban Environment Rehabilitation for $80 million (PPTA for $0.7 million approved in October 2010; recruitment of consultants is ongoing) • MON: Urban Services Development for $34 million (PPTA for $1.5 million is for approval in 2011)

Nonlending Projects Approved in 2010
PRC

• TA 7496-PRC: Establishing a Regional Knowledge Hub for Sustainable Urban Development, PATA $0.225 million (ongoing; consultants recruited)
• TA 7533-PRC: Policy Study on Strategic Options for Urbanization, PATA $0.600 million (ongoing; consultants recruited) • TA 7607-PRC: Hubei Huangshi Urban Pollution Control and Environmental Management Project, PPTA $0.600 million (ongoing; consultants being recruited) • TA 7609-PRC Gansu Urban Infrastructure Development and Wetland Protection Project, PPTA $0.600 million (ongoing; consultants being recruited) • TA 7620-PRC: Guangxi Baise Integrated Urban Environment Rehabilitation Project, PPTA $0.700 million (ongoing; consultants to be recruited)

Nonlending Projects Approved in 2010
PRC

• TA 7621-PRC: Integrated Development of Key Townships in Central Liaoning, PPTA $0.700 million (ongoing; consultants to be recruited)
• TA 7687-PRC: Strengthening Capacity to Address Climate Change for S&M Sized Cities, PATA $0.500 million (ongoing; consultants being recruited) MON

• TA 7556-MON: Public Transport Information and Communication Technology, CDTA $0.500 million (ongoing; consultants being recruited)
• TA 7591-MON: Ulaanbaatar Water and Sanitation Services and Planning Improvement, PATA $0.600 million (ongoing; consultants being recruited)

Nonlending Projects in 2011 Pipeline
PRC

• PRC: Tianjin Junliang Town Social Infrastructure Development Demonstration Project, PPTA $0.650 million
• PRC: Xinjiang Integrated Urban Development and Water Resource Management Project, PPTA $0.700 million • PRC: Chongqing Urban and Rural Infrastructure Development Project II Project, PPTA $0.700 million MON • MON: Urban Services Development, PPTA $1.5 million • MON: Urban Transport Planning, PATA $0.900 million

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