43216-012: Transport Project Preparatory Facility (formerly Transport Project Preparatory and Capacity Development Facility)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The facility will assist the government's effort to ensure that critically important road and air transport projects are implemented efficiently by systematically advancing the preparatory activities. The facility will identify and prepare high-priority projects for potential funding by the government and or by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) or other development partners in the country. This preparation will include feasibility studies, safeguard due diligence, detail engineering design, biddi... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 43216-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0227
Approval Date 29 Oct 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 12,000
Geographical Location Nepal
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Lee Ming Tai
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal

Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport

PDS Creation Date
05 Nov 2009

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014