32058-033: Punjab Road Development Sector Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objectives of the Project are to (i) reduce rural poverty and increase access for rural populations to markets and social services by improving and rehabilitating the province's rural access road network; (ii) improve important provincial highways that facilitate trade and provide access to income and employment opportunities; (iii) support continued organizational reform and institutional strengthening of CWD, including devolution of power and functions to districts and expansion of ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 32058-033
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1928
Approval Date 31 Oct 2002
Closing Date 02 Sep 2009
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 450
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 2,600,000

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
Atiq Ahmad
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Communication and Works Department, Punjab
Mr. Safdar Raza

PDS Creation Date
16 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2010