The proposed TA will have two components: (i) Chongqing-Lichuan Railway Project, and (ii) Railway Safety Development Project. The objective of component (i) is to assist the Government to review and strengthen the feasibility study, the environmental impact assessment, and the resettlement plan to satisfy the requirements for ADB financing of the proposed Project. The scope will cover railway engineering including alignment review, intermodal traffic analysis, economic, financial and socio-economic analysis including poverty reduction impact, review of resttlement arrangements and the environmental impact assessment. Local survey for resettlement and socio-economic sampling will also be undertaken. This component envisages the construction of a 244 km Class I railway between Chongqing to Lichuan. For component (ii), the proposed TA will assist the Government to review and strengthen the feasibility study for the development of railway safety component.
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