30271-013: Roads for Rural Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project objective is to assist in the completion of the road network and to connect rural areas with the national economy. The Project will (i) rehabilitate about 290 kilometers (km) of selected roads to remote rural regions, (ii) provide supplementary funding for road maintenance, and (iii) execute a project for improvement of road safety. Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 30271-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2085
Loan No. 8217
Approval Date 28 Jun 2004
Closing Date 17 Jun 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 17,700
Geographical Location Borikhamxay, Attapeu, Vientiane and Sayaboury provinces
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Phomma Chanthirath
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Lao Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Public Works and Transportation(MPWT)

PDS Creation Date
10 Jan 2011

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014