Afghanistan: Road Rehabilitation and Capacity Building Cluster

Sovereign Project | 37326-012 Status: Closed


Latest Project Documents

Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

Project Name Road Rehabilitation and Capacity Building Cluster
Project Number 37326-012
Country Afghanistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4828-AFG: Road Rehabilitation and Capacity Building Cluster
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 2.70 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

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

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 Three separate teams of international consultants will be engaged through firms for project preparation component, MPW capacity building component and MOT capacity building component using the simplified technical proposal procedures based on the quality and cost-based selection method and in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants. The project preparation component will require 35 person-months of international and 43 person-months of domestic consulting services; the MPW capacity building component 28 person-months of international and 28 person-months of domestic consulting services; and the MOT capacity building component 20 person-months of international and 24 person-months of domestic consulting services. Domestic consultants will be engaged separately after mobilization of international teams in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants.
Procurement TBD

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Prianka Seneviratne
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Public Works
Dr. Wali M. Rasooli, Deputy Minister
1st Macrorayan Abdul Haq Square Kabul, Afghanistan
Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation
Allhaj Nasir Ahmad Insaf
Ministry of Transport and Communication


Concept Clearance 31 Aug 2005
Fact Finding 30 Apr 2006 to 10 May 2006
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 27 Feb 2006
Last PDS Update 03 Feb 2009

TA 4828-AFG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
21 Aug 2006 09 Oct 2006 09 Oct 2006 31 Dec 2007 30 Nov 2008 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
2,700,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,700,000.00 21 Aug 2006 2,068,084.44
Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Road Rehabilitation and Capacity Building Cluster Technical Assistance Reports Jul 2006

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.

None currently available.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

None currently available.

Related Publications

None currently available.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced in its operations to facilitate stakeholder participation in ADB's decision-making. For more information, refer to the Safeguard Policy Statement, Operations Manual F1, and Operations Manual L3.

Requests for information may also be directed to the InfoUnit.