31367-013: Provincial Roads Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will contribute to poverty reduction and economic growth by improving transport efficiency. The objectives of the Project are to (i) improve the provincial road network on both social and economic grounds, (ii) provide or improve access for poor and disadvantaged groups living in rural communities, (iii) strengthen asset management capacity and maintenance programs of the Provincial Departments of Transport (PDOTs), (iv) continue further institutional strengthening of VRA and improve... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 31367-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1888
Approval Date 18 Dec 2001
Closing Date 08 Jul 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 70,000
Geographical Location 18 nothern provinces: Bac Giang, Bac kan, Dien Bien,Ha Giang,Ha Nam,Ha Tay,Hoa Binh,Lai Chau,Lang Son,Lao Cai, Phu Tho, Quang Ninh, Son La, Thai Nguyen,Thanh Hoa,Tuyen Quang,Vinh Phuc, Yen Bai,
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Road Transport
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 1,190
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 24,092,100

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
Le Dinh Thang
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Viet Nam Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
PMU-5, Ministry of Transport
Mr. Luu Van Dzung

PDS Creation Date
06 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
21 Sep 2011

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