44143-013: Subregional Transport Enhancement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The proposed loan and grant (the Project) will improve the country's road network totaling about 217.3 km, (i) providing north-south link of the country's north eastern region to the east-west highway (EWH); and (ii) improving major international trade corridors in the country in conjunction with customs systems enhancement. The capacity of the road sector and customs institutions will also be strengthened. The project will expand connectivity with remote areas and enhance the capacity of major ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 44143-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0225
Loan No. 2685
Approval Date 27 Oct 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 49,000
Geographical Location Salleri-Okhaldunga-Harkapur' Khadbari-Chainpur, Bhairahawa, Nepalgunji-Kohalpur, Belbari-Chauharwa
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Road transport (non-urban)
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Bhupendra Bhatt
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Nepal Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport

PDS Creation Date
03 Jun 2010

Last PDS Update
29 Apr 2014

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