Urban Finance Framework -Final Study Report -TDF

This study report on Municipal Finance Framework for the National Urban Development Strategy-Nepal intends to develop financing framework for urban infrastructure covering the Own Source Revenue (OSR), Inter-Governmental Fiscal Transfer (IGFT) and Borrowings to leverage revenue surplus and government grants to multi-year infrastructure investments required for sustainable and decent urban development of Nepal. This report, while primarily based on the infrastructure-financing gap estimated by the National Urban Development Strategy (NUDS), makes an updated assessment of the urban financing need in line with the added number of Municipalities in the recent years.