36052-013: NWFP Road Development Sector and Subregional Connectivity

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objectives of the project are to increase access of rural population in NWFP to social services and markets leading to improved livelihoods and poverty reduction, enhance efficiency of road network and transport in the province, and improve subregional cooperation and trade by facilitating road transport to Afghanistan and Central Asian Republics (CARs). These objectives will be achieved through (i) policy reforms and institutional strengthening for provincial and district road agencies, ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 36052-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Date of Termination 01 Jan 2013
Reason for Termination
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2104
Loan No. 2103
Approval Date 18 Nov 2004
Closing Date 30 Sep 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 301,200
Geographical Location North West Frontier Province
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 763
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 1,761,000

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
Hasan Masood
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
NWFP Works and Services Department
Engr. Sohail Bin Qayyum

National Highway Authority
Mian Muhammad Asghar

Ministry of Communications

PDS Creation Date
27 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
23 Jan 2013