32234-023: MFF - Railway Sector Investment Program (Subproject 1)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Railway Sector Investment Program which is based on the Government's Sector Roadmap and Investment Plan for 2007-2013 will improve the performance of the railway sector by implementing (i) a reform project of sector policy, organizational, and capacity building reforms to make Bangladesh Railway (BR) more commercially focused, and improve governance and accountability; and (ii) an investment project of infrastructure and rolling stock capacity improvement investments to overcome capacity ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 32234-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2317
Loan No. 2316
Approval Date 13 Feb 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 130,000
Sector Transport
Subsector Rail transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Satoko Tanaka
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Bangladesh Railway (BR)
Md. ANM KHASRU

PDS Creation Date
18 Mar 2008

Last PDS Update
30 Sep 2014

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