40037-043: Lae Port Development Project - Additional Financing

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Description

The overall project will expand the cargo handling capacity of PNG's largest sea port at Lae, the capital of Morobe province. The overall project will also help improve the livelihood of project-affected people and reduce the prevalence of HIV in Lae and surrounding localities. This involves financing (i) construction of port facilities including a tidal basin, a multipurpose berth, and terminal works; (ii) resettlement and livelihood improvement and social improvement for affected people; (iii)... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 40037-043
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2803
Loan No. 2804
Approval Date 10 Nov 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 89,120
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport
/ Water transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Muhammad Amir Ingratubun
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Papua New Guinea Resident Mission

Last PDS Update
24 Jul 2014

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