Georgia: Ajara Bypass Roads Development

Sovereign Project | 41122-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Ajara Bypass Roads Development
Project Number 41122-012
Country Georgia
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7059-GEO: Ajara Bypass Roads Development
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
TA 7059-GEO: Ajara Bypass Roads Development (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 280,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location The project areas are located along the coast of the Black Sea in the west part of Georgia.

Safeguard Categories

Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples

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 TA will require about 45.5 person-months of consultant inputs (17 international and and 28.5 national). The international consultant's team will comprise (i) a road engineer/team leader, (ii) a transport economist, (iii) an institutional/financial specialist, (iv) an environment specialist, and (v) a social development specialist. The international consultants will be supported by national consultants with similar expertise.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Hong Wang
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Road Department-Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure
12 Khazbegi Str. 0160 Tbilisi Georgia
Road Department-Ministry of Economic Development
Mr. Ramaz Nikolaishvili
12 Khazbegi str, 0160 Tbilisi, Georgia


Concept Clearance 19 Nov 2007
Fact Finding 17 Oct 2007 to 21 Oct 2007
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 18 Dec 2007
Last PDS Update 22 Apr 2010

TA 7059-GEO

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
28 Jan 2008 20 Oct 2008 20 Oct 2008 31 Dec 2008 31 May 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
880,000.00 0.00 150,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,030,000.00 28 Jan 2008 827,782.78
Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Ajara Bypass Road Development Project Consultants' Reports Aug 2009
Ajara Bypass Roads Development Project Design and Monitoring Frameworks Jan 2008
Preparing the Ajara Bypass Roads Development Project Technical Assistance Reports Jan 2008

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