40173-023: Highlands Region Road Improvement Investment Program - Project 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Investment Program focuses on the Highlands core road network (HCRN) of 2,500 kilometers (km) of major national and some provincial roads, which carry the bulk of the traffic in the region. The investment program will include (i) projects to improve about 1,400 km of the HCRN, to be funded through four or more tranches under this multitranch financing facility (MFF); (ii) design and supervision of road improvement works, preparation and administration of long-term road maintenance contracts ... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 40173-023
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2496
Loan No. 2497
Approval Date 22 Dec 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 100,000
Geographical Location Papua New Guinea
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport
/ Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Muhammad Amir Ingratubun
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Papua New Guinea Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Department of Works

PDS Creation Date
27 Jan 2010

Last PDS Update
24 Jul 2014

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