39176-033: Road Network Development Program - Project 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will rehabilitate about 37.5 kilometers (km) of the two-lane paved road bypassing Ganja, Azerbaijan's second largest city. The project road is part of the country's primary east-west highway linking the capital, Baku, to the Georgian border. It will conform to Azerbaijan's standards for a category II road, with a 7.5-meter (m)-wide pavement and 3.75 m shoulders. The Project will contribute to socioeconomic development in Azerbaijan and its cooperation with Georgia through improved ro... Read More

Country Azerbaijan
Project Number 39176-033
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2433
Approval Date 22 Aug 2008
Closing Date 24 Apr 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 54,547
Geographical Location Ganja City,Goranboy, Goy-Gol, Shamkir rayons (administrative districts)
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Road transport (non-urban)
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Faraj Huseynbeyov
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Azerbaijan Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Transport

PDS Creation Date
28 Jan 2009

Last PDS Update
17 Jan 2014

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