35457-013: East-West Highway Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project is to promote domestic and cross-border movements of people and goods on the east-west road corridor in Azerbaijan. The purpose is to improve the efficiency of transport on the project sections of the east-west road corridor. The Project has four components: (i) reconstruction of a total of 127 km of the two-lane paved road on the Yevlakh-Ganja and the Qazakh-Georgian border sections of Azerbaijan's primary east-west road transport corridor, (ii) improvement of ... Read More

Country Azerbaijan
Project Number 35457-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2205
Loan No. 2206
Approval Date 08 Dec 2005
Closing Date 15 Jun 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 52,000
Geographical Location Yevlakh-Ganja, and Qazakh-Georgian border section
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 94
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 1,300,000

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
Balabhaskara Reddy Bathula
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
AzerRoadService Open Joint-Stock Company
Mr. Adil Gojayev

PDS Creation Date
05 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
25 Nov 2011