China, People's Republic of: Anhui Intermodal Sustainable Transport Development Project

Sovereign Project | 45021-001 Status:

Summary

The project will contribute to an environmentally sustainable and multimodal transport system developed in Anhui province. The outcome of the project will be an efficient, safe and affordable multimodal transport sytem developed in Wangjiang Demonstration zone.

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Project Name Anhui Intermodal Sustainable Transport Development Project
Project Number 45021-001
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7988-PRC: Anhui Intermodal Sustainable Transport Development
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The project will contribute to an environmentally sustainable and multimodal transport system developed in Anhui province. The outcome of the project will be an efficient, safe and affordable multimodal transport sytem developed in Wangjiang Demonstration zone.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The proposed project seeks to improve the condition of the transport network within the Wangjiang Demonstration Zone in Anhui province to create an integrated intermodal sustainable transport system. It will focus on improving the navigability of waterway sections that have been identified as bottlenecks and upgrading and rehabilitating road network sections along Wangjiang River. It will also introduce safety improvements for the road network and inland water transport (IWT) system, and support institutional capacity development of the implementing agencies focusing on improving environmental monitoring and management
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design

During project design, stakeholder communication and consultation is being conducted to ensure timely information to communities, project affected households and all relevant agencies. The project agencies are disseminating information about development plans and how

this project complements the same for ensuring better social and economic status of the communities and project

beneficiaries. Modes of consultation and participation include organizing key informant interviews and focus groups and such other modes of direct consultation with affected communities. The consultations will help influence the design of the road infrastructure and will be extensively conducted in the towns and settlements through which the roads pass.

During Project Implementation The consultation and participation plan will facilitate the consultation process during project implementation.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

All procurement to be financed under the ADB loan will be carried out in accordance with ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2010, as amended from time to time). All consultant services will be recruited using quality and cost-based selection in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time).

The PPTA will be implemented using a combination of individual consultants and an international consulting firm. Individual consultants will be engaged for selected activities such as road safety and logistics.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Sharad Saxena
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Anhui Provincial Government
4th Flr, South Bldg. of Anhui Prov. Govt
No. 221 Middle Changjiang Road
Hefei, Anhui, P.R. of China 230001

Timetable

Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2013

TA 7988-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
12 Dec 2011 10 Jan 2012 10 Jan 2012 28 Feb 2014 31 Dec 2014 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 12 Dec 2011 822,742.63

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