Marshall Islands: Outer Island Transport Infrastructure Project

Sovereign Project | 32208-013 Status: Closed


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Project Name Outer Island Transport Infrastructure Project
Project Number 32208-013
Country Marshall Islands
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 1948-RMI: Outer Island Transport Infrastructure Project
Asian Development Fund US$ 7.00 million
TA 4004-RMI: Improving the Delivery of Sea and Air Transport Services (formerly Institutional Support for Outer Island Transport Services)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 250,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Water transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Luigi Bodda
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport, Energy and Natural Resources Division, PARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Transport and Communication (MOTC)
Mr. Jorelik Tibon
Republic of the Marshall Islands


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 03 Dec 2001 to 07 Dec 2001
MRM 13 Jun 2002
Approval 28 Nov 2002
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 15 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 04 Dec 2006

Loan 1948-RMI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
28 Nov 2002 14 Feb 2003 05 Jun 2003 30 Jun 2007 - 23 Jan 2007
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 10.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 7.00 28 Nov 2002 0.51 0.00 100%
Counterpart 3.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 28 Nov 2002 0.51 0.00 100%

TA 4004-RMI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
28 Nov 2002 30 Dec 2002 30 Dec 2002 31 May 2004 31 Oct 2005 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
250,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 250,000.00 28 Nov 2002 249,529.65
Title Document Type Document Date
Outer Island Transport Infrastructure Project Project/Program Completion Reports Sep 2008
Outer Island Transport Infrastructure Project Reports and Recommendations of the President Oct 2002
Outer Island Transport Infrastructure Grant Assistance Reports Sep 2000

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

None currently available.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

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Related Publications

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