40173-043: Highlands Region Road Improvement Investment Program - Project 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The proposed Project 2 of the Program will contribute to establishing a sustainable road system in the Highlands region that will enable maximum use of its natural, mineral, and human resources. It will support the Government s objectives of (i) export-driven economic growth; (ii) rural development, and poverty reduction; (iii) good governance; and (iv) promotion of sustainable agriculture, forestry, fisheries and tourism. Project 2 has three components which include (i) transport infrastructure... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 40173-043
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 3077
Loan No. 3076
Approval Date 04 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 109,000
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Road Transport
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth
Gender Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Sarosh I. Khan
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport, Energy and Natural Resources Division, PARD

Executing Agencies
Department of Works

Last PDS Update
25 Mar 2014

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