30255-013: Rural Access Roads

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The principal objective of the Project is to assist the Government in its efforts to develop an effective road network and reduce poverty by improving rural access roads in four provinces of Lao PDR. Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 30255-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1795
Approval Date 07 Dec 2000
Closing Date 09 Apr 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 25,000
Geographical Location The Rural Access Road Improvement is located in four provinces (Attapeu, Houaphan, Vientiane and Xaisomboun) of the Lao PDR.
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 512
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 829,000

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Albab Akanda
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Comm, Trans., Post & Construction
Mr. Viengsavath Siphandone

PDS Creation Date
30 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
14 Dec 2006