47210-001: Transport Sector Master Plan Update

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

This Technical Assistance (TA) project will contribute to an increase in trade between Afghanistan and neighboring countries of 100% over the period 2012-2020, and to increased economic activity associated with an increase in the percentage of the adult population at work from 43.8% in 2012 to 50% in 2020. The TA will contribute to these development goals through the reductions in the cost of movement of freight and passengers within Afghanistan arising from the implementation of measures contai... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 47210-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8687
Approval Date 22 Jul 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,000
Geographical Location Kabul
Sector Transport
Subsector Transport policies and institutional development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
David Hill
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, CWRD

Last PDS Update
09 Sep 2014

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