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City Governance Project (CGP) (CGP)

Project Implementation Strategy

The project is being implemented in 05 (five) city corporations in Bangladesh. They are Chattogram, Rangpur, Gazipur, Naryanganj & Cumilla.


The honorable Mayor, Councilors and Stake Holders of the respected city corporations proposed the development works, which was further ranked based on priority. Then the schemes were selected for this project and sent to JICA for approval. After the approval, the project was selected for this project and sent to JICA for approval. After the approval,the project was placed before ECNEC which was approved on the 15th July 2014.


Beside the infrastructural development works, governance work for the city corporation is also included in this project, according to the City Corporation Act, there are 07 (seven) areas where there are 13 trigger activities and 29 non-trigger activities.


To successfully implement the project,under the Project Director, there are several teams (DSM, GICD & FSMP)working under the project. In every city corporation, minimum 04 (four)engineers are appointed under DSM team to supervise & monitor the infrastructural work besides the city corporation engineers. 05 (five) facilitators are always present in each city corporation to help the city corporation develop their governance side. All these activities are regularly monitored by the PCO. The FSMP team had initially selected 100 sub projects for each city corporation for feasibility study. From these sub-projects, 11 (eleven) sub-projects has been finalized.   

At a Glance
Short Title: CGP
Ministry: LGRD
Executing Agency: LGED
Approval Ref: 20.00.0000.411.14. 041.14-614 date: 26-10-2014
Project Code: 5118
Sector: Urban
Status: Ongoing Investment Project
Funded By: JICA.
Budget: 2,943.00 Crore
Start Date: Jul-2014
Completion Date: Jun-2020
Name of PD: Md. Sahidul Islam