Nepal: Subregional Transport Facilitation (NEP)

Sovereign Project | 37027-013 Status:

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Project Name Subregional Transport Facilitation (NEP)
Project Number 37027-013
Country Nepal
Project Status
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2097-NEP: Subregional Transport Facilitation (NEP)
Asian Development Fund US$ 20.00 million
Strategic Agendas Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Birgunj, Bhairahawa, Kakarbhitta

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services About 37 person-months of international consultants and 301 person-months of domestic consultants will be required to assist the executing agency in (i) institutional capacity building with documents preparation and specification recommendation with respect to equipment for institutional capacity building component, and training on automation or cargo clearance improvement component; (ii) detailed design, bid preparation, procurement and construction supervision, and contract administration for two access roads and ICD, (iii) study and recommendation of toll level and collection methodology, and (iv) assisting the executing agency in monitoring and verifying resettlement action plans, environment management plans, HIV/AIDS and human trafficking program. Consulting firm will be recruited using ADB's quality- and cost-based selection procedure in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB on the engagement of domestic consultants.
Procurement All civil works contract packages will be procured in accordance with ADB's Guidelines for Procurement following international competitive bidding procedures. Equipment for international shopping will be accepted for supply contracts valued at less than $500,000, and direct purchase will be applied for small or off-the-shelf items valued at less than $100,000.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Amulya. Shrestha
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Nepal Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport
Mr. Purna. P. Kadariya
info@moppw.gov.np
Kathmandu, Nepal

Timetable

Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 17 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 28 Jul 2010

Loan 2097-NEP

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
04 Nov 2004 19 Jan 2005 10 May 2005 01 Jul 2010 - 21 Sep 2010
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 26.70 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 20.00 04 Nov 2004 17.34 0.00 99%
Counterpart 6.70 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 04 Nov 2004 17.54 0.00 100%
Title Document Type Document Date
Subregional Transport Facilitation Project Project/Program Completion Reports Dec 2011
Subregional Transport Facilitation Project Reports and Recommendations of the President Oct 2004

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
Nepal: Subregional Transport Facilitation Project Validations of Project Completion Reports Dec 2012

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