33434-013: GMS: Mekong Tourism Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 33434-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1970
Approval Date 12 Dec 2002
Closing Date 18 Aug 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 10,900
Geographical Location Provinces of Champassak, Khammouan, Louang Namtha, and Louang Phrabang
Sector Not yet classified
Subsector For Classification
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 62
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 10,440

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Alfredo Perdiguero
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
National Tourism Authority of Lao PDR
Mr. Thavipheth Oula

PDS Creation Date
30 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
26 Sep 2011