Tajikistan: Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridors 3 and 5 Enhancement Project

Sovereign Project | 46543-001 Status: Closed


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Project Name Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridors 3 and 5 Enhancement Project
Project Number 46543-001
Country Tajikistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8373-TAJ: Preparing the CAREC Corridors (3 and 5) Enhancement Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
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 Vose/Khatlon province,Hovaling/Khatlon province,Region of Republican Subordination

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Consultations with community-based organizations, local governments and communities, and project affected people were held during project processing.
During Project Implementation

Meetings with community-based organizations, local governments and communities, project affected people, and/or NGOs will be held from time to time during project implementation.

TA physically completed as of 31 May 2015, and financially close on 10 September 2015.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

The PPTA will require, among others, around 8 international consultants of 12 person-months and 7 national consultants of 33 person-months. The consultants shall have adequate experience and expertise in road engineering, structure engineering, hydrology engineering, geotechnical engineering, solar energy installations associated with transport infrastructure, engineering procurement, economic analysis, social, resettlement and environment safeguards. All consultants will be selected in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2013, as amended from time to time).

The PPTA, among other tasks, will address the following aspects relating to the ensuing project: (i) updated capacity assessment of the executing agency and suggested measures to minimize procurement and financial management risks; (ii) proposed project procurement plan and relevant bidding documents; and (iii) indicative implementation schedule with proposed sequencing of consultant recruitment and procurement bidding and awarding.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Fergal Trace
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Transport
Mr. Shokulov Ismonkul Salimovich, Executive Director for Project Implementation Unit for Roads Rehabilitation
14, Aini Street Dushanbe 734042 Tajikistan


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 21 Sep 2015

TA 8373-TAJ

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
29 May 2013 20 Jun 2013 20 Jun 2013 01 Jun 2014 31 May 2015 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 150,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 650,000.00 29 May 2013 427,483.82

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