Results of ADB-supported Operations: Viet Nam

ADB's activities in Viet Nam span from projects in agriculture and natural resources, urban services, and public sector management to large infrastructure projects, particularly roads and energy. ADB's strategies and programs in the country have been carefully aligned with the government's development programs, and are particularly supportive of inclusive growth.

ADB is supporting Viet Nam by pursuing a country partnership strategy that seeks to remove key constraints to pro-poor, business-led development. In the coming years, ADB is also helping promote public–private partnerships and improve the efficiency of Viet Nam's economy.

This country brief summarizes how the partnership between the Government of Viet Nam and ADB has contributed to the development of the country.

Development Outputs from ADB-Supported Projects in Viet Nam, 2010-2013

As of 31 December 2013 Download Excel file

Sector/Output Outputs Delivered
Energy
Transmission lines installed or upgraded (kilometers) 504
Transport
Use of roads built or upgraded (average daily vehicle-kilometers in the first full year of operation) 1,752,766
Roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 2,703
Expressways and national highways built or updgraded (kilometers) 112
Provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 2,591
Roads built or upgraded, Rural (kilometers) 2,703
Water
Households with new or improved water supply (number) 166,600
Households with new or improved water supply, Rural (number) 31,402
Households with new or improved water supply, Urban (number) 135,198
Households with new or improved sanitation (number) 22,988
Waste water treatment capacity added or improved (cubic meters per day) 170,560
Water supply pipes installed or upgraded (length of network in kilometers) 1,050
Land improved through irrigation, drainage and/or flood management (hectares) 1,387,727
Households with reduced flood risk (number) 2,154,264
Finance
Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 16,670
Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (Female, number) 8,668
Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (Male, number) 8,002
Education
Students benefiting from new or improved educational facilities (number) 668,700
Female students benefiting from new or improved educational facilities (number) 290,960
Male students benefiting from new or improved educational facilities (number) 377,740
Students educated and trained under improved quality assurance systems (number) 52,525
Female students educated and trained under improved quality assurance systems (number) 3,175
Male students educated and trained under improved quality assurance systems (number) 3,175
Teacher trained with quality or competency standards (number) 357,256
Female teacher trained with quality or competency standards (number) 147,895
Male teacher trained with quality or competency standards (number) 209,361
Teacher trained with quality or competency standards (TVET, number) 500

The table includes projects completed during the period, and funded by ADB's ordinary capital resources and/or the Asian Development Fund, cofinanciers, and the government. The outputs presented are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. ADB monitors progress on these outputs in the annual Development Effectiveness Review. The numbers represent the sum of outputs and beneficiaries of individual projects. Therefore, the beneficiary numbers reported under education—teachers trained, and students benefitting from school improvement programs or direct support—include those who benefited from more than one project.

Source: ADB project completion reports

Transmission lines installed or upgraded between 2010-2013: 504 kilometers

Length of power, gas, and oil transmission lines (ground distance in kilometers). For power transmission lines, this should be the simple distance from tower A to tower B and not the circuit-kilometer.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
32273-013: Northern Power Transmission Sector Project Sector Project 2128 12/13/2004 5/10/2012 Successful 504
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Use of roads built or upgraded between 2010-2013: 1,752,766 average daily vehicle-kilometers in the first full year of operation

Traffic benefiting from built or upgraded roads in the year after project completion. Vehicles are buses, trucks, minivans, cars, motorcycles, and other motorized means of conveyance, depending on the country and location. Daily vehicle-kilometers is to be calculated by adding all distances in kilometers traveled by all types of vehicles in a day on roads built or upgraded.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
33307: GMS Kunming-Haiphong Transport Corridor Project-Noi Bai-Lao Cai Highway TA Project Project 2222 12/19/2005 5/12/2010 Successful 680,000
34356-013: Central Region Transport Networks Improvement Sector Project Project 2195/G0022 2005 6/10/2013 Successful 1,045,784
31367: Provincial Roads Improvement Sector Project Project 1888 12/18/2001 7/8/2010 Successful 26,982
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Roads built or upgraded between 2010-2013: 2,703 kilometers

Length of expressways and national highways (i.e., fully access-controlled roadways) and provincial, district, and rural road networks (i.e., roads without full access control) built or upgraded, expressed in kilometers.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
40282-023: Emergency Rehabilitation of Calamity Damage Project (Supplementary) Project 2273 12/8/2008 8/8/2012 Successful 71
40282-013: Emergency Rehabilitation of Calamity Damage Project Project 2273 11/21/2006 8/8/2012 Successful 142
34356-013: Central Region Transport Networks Improvement Sector Project Project 2195/G0022 2005 6/10/2013 Successful 730
31367: Provincial Roads Improvement Sector Project Project 1888 12/18/2001 7/8/2010 Successful 1,190
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 570
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Expressways and national highways built or updgraded between 2010-2013: 112 kilometers

Expressways and national highways built or updgraded (kilometers)

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 112
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.

Provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded between 2010-2013: 2,591 kilometers

Length of expressways and national highways (i.e., fully access-controlled roadways) and provincial, district, and rural road networks (i.e., roads without full access control) built or upgraded, expressed in kilometers.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
40282-023: Emergency Rehabilitation of Calamity Damage Project (Supplementary) Project 2273 12/8/2008 8/8/2012 Successful 71
40282-013: Emergency Rehabilitation of Calamity Damage Project Project 2273 11/21/2006 8/8/2012 Successful 142
34356-013: Central Region Transport Networks Improvement Sector Project Project 2195/G0022 2005 6/10/2013 Successful 730
31367: Provincial Roads Improvement Sector Project Project 1888 12/18/2001 7/8/2010 Successful 1,190
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 458
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Roads built or upgraded, Rural between 2010-2013: 2,703 kilometers

Length of expressways and national highways (i.e., fully access-controlled roadways) and provincial, district, and rural road networks (i.e., roads without full access control) built or upgraded, expressed in kilometers.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
40282-023: Emergency Rehabilitation of Calamity Damage Project (Supplementary) Project 2273 12/8/2008 8/8/2012 Successful 71
40282-013: Emergency Rehabilitation of Calamity Damage Project Project 2273 11/21/2006 8/8/2012 Successful 142
34356-013: Central Region Transport Networks Improvement Sector Project Project 2195/G0022 2005 6/10/2013 Successful 730
31367: Provincial Roads Improvement Sector Project Project 1888 12/18/2001 7/8/2010 Successful 1,190
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 570
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Households with new or improved water supply between 2010-2013: 166,600

All additional households that benefit from projects offering piped or non-piped water supply systems that are of a higher order than the system that the households used before (non-piped supply may include standpipes), and households that are already connected to a piped system but are provided with improved service, e.g., longer hours of service and/or increased pressure.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 31,402
28315: Third Provincial Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Project Project 1880 12/13/2001 7/20/2011 Successful 135,198
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.

Households with new or improved water supply, Rural between 2010-2013: 31,402

All additional households that benefit from projects offering piped or non-piped water supply systems that are of a higher order than the system that the households used before (non-piped supply may include standpipes), and households that are already connected to a piped system but are provided with improved service, e.g., longer hours of service and/or increased pressure.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 31,402
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.

Households with new or improved water supply, Urban between 2010-2013: 135,198

All additional households that benefit from projects offering piped or non-piped water supply systems that are of a higher order than the system that the households used before (non-piped supply may include standpipes), and households that are already connected to a piped system but are provided with improved service, e.g., longer hours of service and/or increased pressure.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28315: Third Provincial Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Project Project 1880 12/13/2001 7/20/2011 Successful 135,198
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.

Households with new or improved sanitation between 2010-2013: 22,988

All additional households that benefit from projects offering a variety of sanitation systems to households that either did not benefit from sanitation systems before or benefit from systems of lesser order, and households that are already benefiting from sanitation services but are provided with improved service, e.g., sewer connection, septic tank, pour-flush, simple pit latrine, or ventilated improved pit latrine.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
34355-013: Central Region Urban Environmental Improvement Project Project 2034 2003 4/25/2012 Successful 3,739
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 347
28315: Third Provincial Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Project Project 1880 12/13/2001 7/20/2011 Successful 18,902
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Waste water treatment capacity added or improved between 2010-2013: 170,560 cubic meters per day

Maximum cubic meters of wastewater intake per day at the new or improved treatment plant, excluding waste treatment capacity of septic tanks and the removal of the waste.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
34355-013: Central Region Urban Environmental Improvement Project Project 2034 2003 4/25/2012 Successful 3,560
28315: Third Provincial Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Project Project 1880 12/13/2001 7/20/2011 Successful 167,000
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Water supply pipes installed or upgraded between 2010-2013: 1,050 length of network in kilometers

All sizes of new and repaired or upgraded pipes intended to transport water for urban water use for domestic and nonagricultural business purposes, expressed as their aggregate length in the network, irrespective of pipe diameter, comprising mains as well as reticulation pipes.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28315: Third Provincial Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Project Project 1880 12/13/2001 7/20/2011 Successful 1,050
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.

Land improved through irrigation, drainage and/or flood management between 2010-2013: 1,387,727 hectares

Rural land area improved through any new or improved: (i) irrigation, (ii) drainage services, and (iii) flood management works.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
40282-013: Emergency Rehabilitation of Calamity Damage Project Project 2273 11/21/2006 8/8/2012 Successful 43,215
30292-023: Central Region Water Resources Project Project 2223 2005 2/18/2013 Successful 43,450
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 3,062
30292-013: Second Red River Basin Sector Project Project 1855 11/13/2001 2/14/2011 Successful 1,298,000
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Households with reduced flood risk between 2010-2013: 2,154,264

Rural land area improved through any new or improved: (i) irrigation, (ii) drainage services, and (iii) flood management works.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
40282-013: Emergency Rehabilitation of Calamity Damage Project Project 2273 11/21/2006 8/8/2012 Successful 193,480
30292-013: Second Red River Basin Sector Project Project 1855 11/13/2001 2/14/2011 Successful 1,960,784
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached between 2010-2013: 16,670

The number of end borrowers; or, if not available, the number or estimate of microfinance loan accounts opened (regardless of amount in currency) over the course of the project. All those reached by microfinance lending or saving group activities of the project are counted, including participants in self-help groups. The definition of microfinance follows country conventions.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 16,670
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.

Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached between 2010-2013: 8,668 Female, number

The number of end borrowers; or, if not available, the number or estimate of microfinance loan accounts opened (regardless of amount in currency) over the course of the project. All those reached by microfinance lending or saving group activities of the project are counted, including participants in self-help groups. The definition of microfinance follows country conventions.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 8,668
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.

Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached between 2010-2013: 8,002 Male, number

The number of end borrowers; or, if not available, the number or estimate of microfinance loan accounts opened (regardless of amount in currency) over the course of the project. All those reached by microfinance lending or saving group activities of the project are counted, including participants in self-help groups. The definition of microfinance follows country conventions.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
33301: Central Region Livelihood Project Project 1883 12/17/2001 4/28/2010 Successful 8,002
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.

Students benefiting from new or improved educational facilities between 2010-2013: 668,700

Total number of students benefiting from new or upgraded physical educational facilities.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28309-013: Upper Secondary Education Development Project Project 1979 6/24/2005 12/6/2011 Successful 170,940
33304-013: Second Lower Secondary Education Development Project Project 2115 2004 1/15/2013 Successful 497,760
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Female students benefiting from new or improved educational facilities between 2010-2013: 290,960

Total number of female students benefiting from new or upgraded physical educational facilities.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28309-013: Upper Secondary Education Development Project Project 1979 6/24/2005 12/6/2011 Successful 76,923
33304-013: Second Lower Secondary Education Development Project Project 2115 2004 1/15/2013 Successful 214,037
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Male students benefiting from new or improved educational facilities between 2010-2013: 377,740

Total number of male students benefiting from new or upgraded physical educational facilities.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28309-013: Upper Secondary Education Development Project Project 1979 6/24/2005 12/6/2011 Successful 94,017
33304-013: Second Lower Secondary Education Development Project Project 2115 2004 1/15/2013 Successful 283,723
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Students educated and trained under improved quality assurance systems between 2010-2013: 52,525

Total number of students benefiting from improved quality assurance systems under the projects.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28309-013: Upper Secondary Education Development Project Project 1979 6/24/2005 12/6/2011 Successful 6,350
33304-013: Second Lower Secondary Education Development Project Project 2115 2004 1/15/2013 Successful 46,175
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Female students educated and trained under improved quality assurance systems between 2010-2013: 3,175

Total number of female students benefiting from improved quality assurance systems under the projects.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28309-013: Upper Secondary Education Development Project Project 1979 6/24/2005 12/6/2011 Successful 3,175
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Male students educated and trained under improved quality assurance systems between 2010-2013: 3,175

Total number of male students benefiting from improved quality assurance systems under the projects.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28309-013: Upper Secondary Education Development Project Project 1979 6/24/2005 12/6/2011 Successful 3,175
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Teacher trained with quality or competency standards between 2010-2013: 357,256

Number of teachers trained who are likely to improve teaching practices and support improvements in curriculum, textbooks, or pedagogy.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28309-013: Upper Secondary Education Development Project Project 1979 6/24/2005 12/6/2011 Successful 37,256
33304-013: Second Lower Secondary Education Development Project Project 2115 2004 1/15/2013 Successful 320,000
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Female teacher trained with quality or competency standards between 2010-2013: 147,895

Number of female teachers trained who are likely to improve teaching practices and support improvements in curriculum, textbooks, or pedagogy.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28309-013: Upper Secondary Education Development Project Project 1979 6/24/2005 12/6/2011 Successful 19,895
33304-013: Second Lower Secondary Education Development Project Project 2115 2004 1/15/2013 Successful 128,000
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Male teacher trained with quality or competency standards between 2010-2013: 209,361

Number of male teachers trained who are likely to improve teaching practices and support improvements in curriculum, textbooks, or pedagogy.

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
28309-013: Upper Secondary Education Development Project Project 1979 6/24/2005 12/6/2011 Successful 17,361
33304-013: Second Lower Secondary Education Development Project Project 2115 2004 1/15/2013 Successful 192,000
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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Teacher trained with quality or competency standards between 2010-2013: 500 TVET, number

Number of male teachers trained who are likely to improve teaching practices and support improvements in curriculum, textbooks, or pedagogy. (TVET)

Contributing ADB Projects
Project Name Type of Assistance Approval Number Approval Date Closing Date Success Rating at Completion* Contribution to Output
33304-013: Second Lower Secondary Education Development Project Project 2115 2004 1/15/2013 Successful 500
*The above table reflects project ratings from project completion reports. These ratings are updated with those from the project completion report validation reports and/or project/program performance evaluation reports when these reports become available.
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