Azerbaijan: Project Results and Case Studies

Read project results and case studies related to Azerbaijan.

Latest Results

  • July 2014

    Upgrading Water and Sanitation Services in Azerbaijan's Nakhchivan

    An ADB-supported project is bringing safe drinking water and improved sanitation services to Azerbaijan's isolated region of Nakhchivan.
  • May 2013

    Central Asia Cross-Border Trade and Transport

    Rehabilitated roads in landlocked Tajikistan boost trade at home and with other Central Asian nations and the People’s Republic of China (PRC).
  • October 2011

    Getting Clean Water Flowing in Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan

    Due to the isolation from the main territory of Azerbaijan, Nakhchivan faces many challenges including the provision of security, power, food and drinking water.
  • August 2011

    Roads and Overland Travel Between Azerbaijan and Georgia

    For years, the bad road stretching between the city of Gazakh in western Azerbaijan and the Georgian border has hampered the local economy. Farmers have faced high costs transporting produce to the nearby town of Ganja, the capital Baku, or to cities in Georgia. In a region famed for its natural beauty, sacred monuments and unique tea houses, precious tourist dollars have also been lost. ADB's funding of the rehabilitation of the 35 kilometer stretch highway between Gazakh and Georgia border has led to enormous changes in the area.
  • January 2009

    Improved Transport Links Help Azerbaijan on the Road to Recovery

    A rehabilitated East-West corridor has a vital role as Azerbaijan develops a fledgling non-oil industrial base that was wrecked after markets vanished along with the disintegration of the former Soviet Union. Azerbaijan's oil boom underscores the contrast between Baku and the rest of the country. A new generation of grand hotels and buildings is springing up in the capital beside the palatial residences and civic structures built during the oil bonanza of a century ago.