37559-013: Multitranche Financing Facility-National Highway Development Sector Investment Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The proposed Project is designed to achieve three specific objectives: (i) improve road sector efficiency on the main transport corridors in Pakistan, (ii) support regional cooperation by removing or relaxing physical, institutional and other barriers to improved transportation and increased trade; and (iii) institutional capacity building of NHA. Project Location: (1) National Highway Improvement/Rehabilitation: N-25, Hub - Uthal, Balochistan; N-70, Multan - Muzaffargarh, Punjab; N-50, Khano... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 37559-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 0002
Approval Date 13 Dec 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 770,000
Geographical Location Nat. Highway Improvement/Rehabilitation: Hub-Uthal, Balochistan; Multan-Muzaffargarh, Punjab; Khanozai-Mughal Kot, Balochistan-NWFP; Hasan Abdal-Manshera, NWFP; Sukkur-Jacobabad, Sindh; Tarnol-Jand, Punjab; Qila Saifullah-Wiagum Rud, Balochistan.
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Sunil Mitra
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
National Highway Authority
Mr. Abdul Latiff, Member (Planning)

PDS Creation Date
26 Aug 2009

Last PDS Update
16 Jan 2014

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