38618-012: Road Sector Improvement Project (ADF Grant)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project is expected to contribute to economic growth and poverty reduction. It will (i) improve accessibility for project area residents to food, and economic and social services; (ii) promote private sector-led industrial and agricultural development; (iii) foster market formation and facilitate domestic and international trade; and (iv) generate income and employment opportunities. The outcome will be improved road infrastructure for economic and social development. [The Project will ... Read More

Country Timor-Leste
Project Number 38618-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0017
Approval Date 27 Sep 2005
Closing Date 29 Apr 2010
Geographical Location Baucau, Bobonaro, Ermera, Manatuto, Viqueque
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 138
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 500,000

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
Chen Chen
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Operations Division

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Infrastructure
Hon. Pedro Lay da Silva

Min of Transport, Communications and Public Works
Hon. Pedro Lay da Silva

PDS Creation Date
15 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
09 Feb 2010

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