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Books | 29 Jun 2018
Decision Makers’ Guide to Road Tolling in CAREC Countries
This publication highlights challenges in implementing toll road projects relevant to the circumstances of CAREC countries and is intended as a practical resource for policy makers.
Guides | 16 Apr 2018
Guide to Performance-Based Road Maintenance Contracts
This guide serves as a reference for implementing performance-based road maintenance contracts in Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) countries to promote effective and efficient maintenance of road networks.
Reports | 09 Apr 2018
CAREC Road Safety Engineering Manual 3: Roadside Hazard Management
This manual provides practical information about roadside hazard management strategy for Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) countries. It details how each step in the strategy can help to improve roadside safety.
Books | 27 Mar 2018
Labor Migration in Asia: Increasing the Development Impact of Migration through Finance and Technology
This book documents labor migration trends in Asia and looks at how finance and technology can aid the positive impact of migration on home countries.
Reports | 15 Mar 2018
CAREC Road Safety Engineering Manual 2: Safer Road Works
This manual explains how to provide safer road worksites in Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) countries. Road authorities are encouraged to refer to it for road works in all contract documents and specifications.
Reports | 07 Mar 2018
CAREC Road Safety Engineering Manual 1: Road Safety Audit
This manual serves as a practical reference for the road safety audit process in the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) countries. It includes checklists for each audit stage and the costs and benefits of road safety audit.
Reports | 24 Jan 2018
Compendium of Best Practices in Road Asset Management
Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program member countries share best practices in road asset management, which aims to optimize economic benefits by minimizing maintenance and road user costs.
Policies, Strategies, and Plans | 29 Nov 2017
CAREC 2030: Connecting the Region for Shared and Sustainable Development
CAREC 2030 provides the new long-term strategic framework for the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program leading to 2030.
Board Documents | 28 Nov 2017
Chair's Summary - Country Partnership Strategy: Afghanistan, 2017-2021
This document summarizes the discussion of the meeting of the ADB Board of Directors held on 31 October 2017 discussing the Country Partnership Strategy for Afghanistan, 2017–2021: Achieving Inclusive Growth in a Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situation.
Country Planning Documents | 21 Nov 2017
Afghanistan: Country Operations Business Plan (2018–2020)
The country operations business plan (COBP), 2018–2020 for Afghanistan is closely aligned with the strategic focus of the country partnership strategy (CPS), 2017–2021.
The key strategic focus of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) will remain on infrastructure development in the transport, energy, and agriculture and natural resources (ANR) sectors, which the Afghanistan National Peace and Development Framework (ANPDF) identifies as priority areas.