GMS Nam Theun 2 Hydropower Development Project


Project 37734-012
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Type TA
Sector Energy
Country Lao PDR
Start 2003
End 2005
Status Closed
Last Edited 05 Jul 2021


US$('000) 760

Project Description

The objective of the TA is to undertake the first phase of the preparatory work for the project. Specifically, the TA will (i) prepare the cumulative impact assessment study; (ii) strengthen government institutional capacity to implement hydropower development projects effectively, particularly social and environmental impact mitigations and project management; (iii) build government capacity for effective communication with all stakeholders; (iv) identify compensatory component for Nam Theun 2 project submergence area; and (v) facilitate coordination with civil society through domestic and international nongovernment organizations. Earlier listed under Regional - Project No. 32309.

Progress (as of March 2021)

Project closed


Contact 1
Contact Name Um, WooChong
Organization Asian Development Bank
Contact 2
Contact Name -
Organization -
Email -

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