Vietnam Scaling up Urban Upgrading Project (SUUP)

The project will strengthen integrated, risk-informed planning capacity of the seven project cities which are in the early stages of urbanization (Bac Lieu, Ben Tre, Long Xuyen, Soc Trang, Tan An, Vi Thanh and Vinh Long) to incorporate green infrastructure principles to urban planning and infrastructure design.

The activities include technical assistance to local governments to enhance the cities’ capacities in urban planning, land management and city resilience to strengthen the design of investments and promote long-term sustainability and resilience.

Actual services provided by our staff within the assignment:

The assignment will provide capacity building support and technical assistance to incorporate green infrastructure principles to urban planning and infrastructure design. The key tasks to be undertaken by the Consultant include preparatory tasks for design review, the provision of advisory services on detailed design for green infrastructure, reviewing the City Master Plan, Zoning Plan and development regulations and suggest practical ways to incorporate green infrastructure principles and design into these plans and regulations, preparation of design guidelines to incorporate green infrastructure principles and design and provision of training and development of training manuals on green infrastructure principles and design.

Name of client: The World Bank
Start date
(month/year): 01/2019
Completion date (month/year): 12/2019