47273-001: Integrated Road Operation and Development Investment Program

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Description

In the government s five-year public investment plan 2012- 2016, the road sector is expected to receive investments of about $6 billion. As part of the plan, the government intends to select about 1,000 rural communities according to the population, development potentials, and the distance to trunk roads to extend the development benefits to rural areas. ADB is requested to assist the government in addressing the connectivity issues for these communities. The investment program is in line with t... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 47273-001
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8473
Approval Date 27 Sep 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,000
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)

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Responsible ADB Officer
Chen Chen
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Last PDS Update
10 Nov 2013

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