39525-012: Enhancing Poverty Reduction Impact of Road Projects

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Goal is to improve living standards of wage laborers and poor people within corridors or areas of influence of project roads. The purpose is to increase livelihood opportunities for them whilst simultaneously providing capacity-building support to the DoR and local NGOs. The expected TA outputs are: (i) wage laborers and poor households organized in groups; (ii) enhanced life skills training and improved income generation capacity; (iii) strengthening of local NGOs; and (iv) DoR ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 39525-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4760
Approval Date 03 Jan 2006
Geographical Location Road sections under L1876 in the Eastern Development Region
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Nogendra P. Sapkota
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Nepal Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Department of Roads
Mr. B. B. Dhakal, Project Director

PDS Creation Date
20 Jul 2006

Last PDS Update
16 Jan 2008