36257-013: Southern Transport Corridor Road Rehabilitation Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project's objective is to promote economic growth and reduce poverty by improving the transport network by increasing regional trade and cooperation through rehabilitation of the road linking the Kyrgyz Republic, Uzbekistan, and the PRC. The Project will reduce the cost of road transport and improve access to markets for people living along the road. The scope of the Project includes (a) improvement of about 120 km of the two-lane highway from Osh to Gulcha to Sopu Korgon; (b) consulting ... Read More

Country Kyrgyz Republic
Project Number 36257-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4444
Loan No. 2106
Approval Date 23 Nov 2004
Closing Date 04 Nov 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 33,600
Geographical Location Kyrgyzstan - Uzbekistan border and PRC - Kyrgyzstan border
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 77
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 42,700

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
Jeffrey M. Miller
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Transport and Communications
Mr. K.Mamaev

PDS Creation Date
27 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
07 Oct 2011