GOVERNMENT FOCAL POINTS:

Narayan Raj Timilsena | Joint Secretary | Government of Nepal, Ministry of Population and Environment | ntimilsena@gmail.com

Hari Kumar Shrestha|Joint Secretary| Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment | hksshrestha@gmail.com | info@moste.gov.np

MDB FOCAL POINTS (country level):

ADB: 
Vidhisha Samarasekara | Senior Climate Change Specialist  | vsamarasekara@adb.org

IFC: 
Anupa Aryal Pant | Operations Analyst | apant@ifc.org

WB: 
Poonam Pillai | Sr. Environmental Specialist | ppillai@worldbank.org

COUNTRY MISSIONS:

First Joint Mission: September 3-9, 2009
Terms of Reference | Completion Report

Second Joint Mission: November 15-21, 2010
Completion Report

Final Joint Mission: February 9-18, 2011
Terms of Reference | Completion Report

INVESTMENT PLAN

Nepal - Strategic Program for Climate Resilience (SPCR) | Presentation
Endorsed by the Sub-Committee on June 29, 2011 (Decision)
Endorsement Letter (August 3, 2011)

Comments from the Sub-Committee:
Germany (June 30. 2011)
United Kingdom (July 15, 2011)
Canada (July 22, 2011)

Response to the Sub-Committee:
Government of Nepal and MDB Response to Germany, Canada, and UK (November 25, 2011)

PROJECTS:

Expansion of IFC-PPCR Strengthening Vulnerable Infrastructure Project
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on June 12, 2015 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s): 
USD 14.4 million (grant funding)
USD 440,000 (MPIS)

Comments and Responses:
United States (June 11, 2015)
United Kingdom (June 11, 2015)
Germany (June 11, 2015)
IFC Response to United Kingdom and Germany (June 25, 2015)

Building Resilience to Climate Related Hazards - Additional Funding
​Project Details
Cover Note | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on June 9, 2015 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s): 
USD 5.0 million (Additional financing-grant funding)
USD 635,000 (MPIS)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (June 1, 2015)
United Kingdom (June 8, 2015)
World Bank Response to United Kingdom (June 4, 2015)

Building Climate Resilience of Watersheds in Mountain Eco-Regions
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on August 6, 2013 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s): 
USD 23.54 million (grant funding)  
USD 975,650 (MPIS)

Comments and Responses:
Germany (August 5, 2013) 
United Kingdom (August 5, 2013)

Building Climate Resilient Communities through Private Sector Participation
​Project Details
Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on September 10, 2012 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 8.7 million (grant funding)
USD 400,000 (MPIS) 

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (August 30, 2012)
Germany (August 31, 2012)

Project Preparation Grant
Project Preparation Grant Proposal (Page 72)
Approved on June 29, 2011 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 300,000 (PPG)

Building Resilience to Climate Related Hazards
​Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on August 28, 2012 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 16.0 million (grant funding)
USD 15.0 million (concessional financing)
USD 950,000 (MPIS)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (August 23, 2012)
Germany (August 27, 2012)
United States (August 27, 2012)
Government of Nepal and IBRD Response to Germany, US, and UK (November 27, 2012)

Project Preparation Grant
Project Preparation Grant Proposal (Page 69)
Approved amount(s):
USD 500,000
Note: PPG Cancellation (PPG amount was added to the grant portion of the project)

MDB Preparation and Supervision Services (MPIS)
Approved on June 29, 2011 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s): 
USD 475,000 (MPIS First tranche)

Mainstreaming Climate Change Risk Management in Development
Project Details
Project Document | Technical Assistance Report | Proposed Decision
Approved on October 18, 2011 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s): 
USD 7.163 million (grant funding)

Comments and Responses:
Germany (October 13, 2011)
United Kingdom (October 14, 2011)

MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS)
MPIS Template | Proposed Decision
Approved on June 29, 2011 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s): 
USD 251,500 (MPIS Second tranche)

Project Concept Note for the Use of Additional PPCR Resources: Building Climate Resilience of Watersheds in Mountain Eco-Regions (ADB)
​Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | Proposed Decision
Approved on May 23, 2013 
Approved amount(s):
USD 900,000 (Project Preparation Grant)
USD 487,825 (MPIS First tranche)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (May 22, 2013)
Australia (May 23, 2013)
United States (May 23, 2013)
Germany and Spain (May 25, 2013)

Project Preparation Grant
Project Preparation Grant Proposal (Page 62)
Approved on June 29, 2011 (Approved Decision

Enhancing Climate Resilience of Endangered Species (IBRD)
MDB Preparation and Supervision Services
Approved on June 29, 2011 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 250,000 (MPIS)