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Nepal - Second Bridges Improvement and Maintenance Program : resettlement plan : Terms of reference for consulting services for social impact assessment (English)

Government of Nepal (GON) prepared the second Bridges Improvement and Maintenance Program (BIMP–II) under the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport (MoPIT)/Department of Roads (DoR) with assistance from the World Bank. This program includes Technical Assistance (TA) component to support GoN in conducting relevant social impact assessments (SIAs) – inter alia - aimed at preparation of site-specific social management plans (SMPs) including resettlement action plans (RAPs), vulnerable community development plans (VCDPs) and, engineering designs/detailed project reports (DPRs), etc. for potential bridge and road projects in transport sector. Tasks under this Terms of Reference (ToR) are envisaged to commence from subproject identification/feasibility study, include detailed SIA culminating into preparation of site-specific RAPs, VCDPs and other social management plans based on findings of the SIA, and be undertaken in tandem with environmental studies/plan preparations and DPR/design works for the corresponding sub-project site.


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    Resettlement Plan

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    South Asia,

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    Terms of reference for consulting services for social impact assessment

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    access for persons with disability; Gender Equality and Social Inclusion; large scale household survey; community development program; access to community resource; Land Acquisition and Resettlement; generic terms; access to cultural property; Alcohol and Drug Abuse; vulnerable group; Social Impact Assessment; Broad Community Support; Donor funded projects; indigenous community; indigenous communities; community development plans; resettlement action plan; description of services; loss of land; extent of loss; places of worship; assessment of risk; project affected persons; forms of compensation; grievance redress mechanism; risk of disease; sustainability of development; road transport sector; resettlement and rehabilitation; requirements for performance; household and individual; Sexually Transmitted Infection; program of support; access of woman; settlement of dispute; code of conduct; dispute settlement mechanism; corridor of impact; sustainable resource management; compensation for loss; contract amount; labor influx; consultancy service; resettlement activities; Host Communities; displaced person; social group; Natural Resources; assessment finding; resettlement plan; affected communities; civil works; public consultation; focus group; beneficial impact; fixed asset; site preparation; vulnerable person; replacement cost; monitoring indicator; contractual arrangement; Social Assessment; involuntary resettlement; private land; reporting requirement; minimum requirement; mitigation measure; Fixed Assets; payment method; resettlement assistance; Job Creation; child labor; property right; economic rehabilitation; vulnerable segment; social surveys; income generation; road design; Cultural Heritage; stakeholder engagement; vulnerable individual; baseline information; sexual harassment; family composition; social dynamic; occupational pattern; Public Infrastructure; social issue; legal ownership; customary ownership; non-governmental organization; impoverishment risks; hepatitis b; social work; project costing; data management; consulting service; Consulting services; legal framework; university degree; Social Sciences; diarrheal disease; traditional law; market survey; Land tenure; citizen engagement; respiratory problem; tree plantation; underage child; occupational group; customary right; value loss; technical feasibility; community institution; project risk; environmental damage; cultural preference; site selection; productive potential; land speculation; legal arrangement; ethnic group; consultation strategy; local law; mutual help; traditional authority; cultural identities; social network; productive skill; environmental risk; income source; productive asset; production system; consultation process; cultural characteristics; informant interviews; road alignment; Health Service; political characteristics; environmental study; Safeguard Policies; site development; safeguard policy; architectural design; aged people; inherent risk; road work; community asset; community participation; kinship group; pilgrimage centers; north-south corridor; Environmental Assessment; gender equity; ibrd loans; subproject identification; engineering design; displaced people; access route; project processing; monitoring activity; community consultation; increased demand; recreational facility; Public Utilities; logistical support; survey instrument; judicial recourse; computer program; social interaction; financing plan; grievance mechanism; grievance procedure; process monitoring; restoration plan; Financing plans; host population; authorized entity; line item; service contract; contract agreement; field survey; managing risk; work sheet; Waste Management; criminal activity; efficient performance



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Nepal - Second Bridges Improvement and Maintenance Program : resettlement plan : Terms of reference for consulting services for social impact assessment (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.