42392-012: Interisland Shipping Support Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA will conduct full technical assessment of the civil works including preliminary engineering, economic, social, and environmental assessments; an institutional analysis to determine detailed regulatory reforms; and operational and financial assessment of the franchise tendering scheme including criteria for designating uneconomic routes, affordability to users, and required service standards. Read More

Country Vanuatu
Project Number 42392-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7288
Approval Date 25 May 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Transport
Subsector Water transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Rishi Ram Adhar
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Liaison and Coordination Office in Sydney, Australia

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Infrastructure and Public Utilities

PDS Creation Date
13 Apr 2009

Last PDS Update
07 Sep 2013