Pakistan: Lahore Rapid Mass Transit System

Sovereign Project | 40573-012

Summary

The expected impact of the SSTA and ensuing Project will be the initiation of a long-term transport system investment program that will enable Lahore to make a greater contribution to national development, while improving in the quality of life for the city residents, including the poor. The SSTA outcome will be an investment project design and financing agreed upon by the Government and ADB.

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Project Name Lahore Rapid Mass Transit System
Project Number 40573-012
Country Pakistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7068-PAK: Lahore Rapid Mass Transit System
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 150,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector Transport - Urban public transport
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The expected impact of the SSTA and ensuing Project will be the initiation of a long-term transport system investment program that will enable Lahore to make a greater contribution to national development, while improving in the quality of life for the city residents, including the poor. The SSTA outcome will be an investment project design and financing agreed upon by the Government and ADB.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact The expected impact of the SSTA and ensuing Project will be the initiation of a long-term transport system investment program that will enable Lahore to make a greater contribution to national development, while improving in the quality of life for the city residents, including the poor.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome The SSTA outcome will be an investment project design and financing agreed upon by the Government and ADB.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs Technical and legal due diligence, detailed structure and terms of the transaction, prequalification and bidding documents for transaction, contract award, and negotiations with lenders.
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services The SSTA will provide a total of 85 calendar days of professional input of consulting service with 2 international staff.
Responsible ADB Officer Arnaud Dauphin
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Planning and Development BoardNew Complex, Government of Punjab
Civil Secretariat, Lahore
Timetable
Concept Clearance 21 Jan 2008
Fact Finding 10 Mar 2008 to 24 Mar 2008
MRM -
Approval 07 Mar 2008
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 03 Feb 2009

TA 7068-PAK

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
07 Mar 2008 - 07 Mar 2008 31 Dec 2008 31 Dec 2009 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
150,000.00 0.00 30,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 180,000.00 07 Mar 2008 0.00

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