People’s Republic of China: Railway Energy Efficiency and Safety Enhancement Investment Program (Multitranche Financing Facility and the Five Tranches)

Evaluation Document | 13 September 2021

The investment program was to introduce modern technology for enhanced energy efficiency, environmental sustainability, and safety on a network basis in the southwestern railway lines, as well as to support institutional development and enhance staff capacity of railway agency and administration. The MFF program’s expected impact of the investment program was improved transport system in the region that supports sustainable socioeconomic development and the western region’s development strategy. Its envisaged outcome was the development of an energy-efficient, safe, reliable, affordable, and environment friendly railway transport system in the region.

This report validated the completion report's assessment of the project. IED overall assessment: Successful.