38357-013: National Highways Sector Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The main objective of the Project is to improve transport efficiency, which will expand economic opportunities by (i) enabling RDA to manage the NH network; (ii) upgrading and increasing capacity of about 223 km of key national highways; and (iii) piloting performance based maintenance contract.... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 38357-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 4736
Loan No. 2217
Loan No. 8252
Approval Date 15 Dec 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150,400
Geographical Location 223 kilometers (km) of NHs, consisting of A012 Puttalam-Anuradhapura, A006 Habarana Kantale, A026 Udatenna-Mahiyangana and A005 Nuwara Eliya-Badulla.
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Road transport (non-urban)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Aruna Uddeeptha Nanayakkara
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Sri Lanka Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Road Development Authority
W.K. Kodituwakku

PDS Creation Date
27 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014

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