47279-001: Karachi Bus Rapid Transit Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The PPTA will have the main following outputs: (i) policy reform framework and support to on-going institutional and organizational development in the urban transport sector in Sindh, such as establishing the Sindh Mass Transit Company (SMTC) and progressively setting up the Sindh Mass Transit Coordination Authority (SMTCA) to undertake planning, coordination, and regulation of all mass transit systems in Karachi; (ii) optimized preliminary design and updated cost estimates, including ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 47279-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8531
Approval Date 06 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 825
Geographical Location Karachi
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Urban Transport
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
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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David Margonsztern
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD

Last PDS Update
18 Sep 2014