40610-013: Rural Road Sector Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Rural Road Sector Project (the Project) will (i) enhance the economic integration of selected rural communities, which make up about 10% of the total rural population, through improvement of high priority rural feeder roads totaling about 260 kilometers (km) connected to the national road network; and (ii) strengthen the transport sector management capability. The outcome will be increased mobility and improved accessibility to basic social service delivery institutions, employment ... Read More

Country Armenia
Project Number 40610-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 4973
Loan No. 2351
Approval Date 28 Sep 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 31,200
Geographical Location Ararat, Armavir, Kotayk, Sirak, and Geharkunik regions
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 263
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 171,180

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Arto T. Ahonen
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Transport & Communication
Aram Vardanyan

PDS Creation Date
16 Oct 2007

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013