|Project Name||Rural Infrastructure Improvement|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Loan
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
|Sector / Subsector||
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Rural market infrastructure
Transport - Road transport (non-urban) - Transport policies and institutional development - Water transport (non-urban)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy|
|Description of Outcome|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs|
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Geographical Location||The Project area covers the 16 districts of Khulna and Barisal divisions with 100 subdistricts. The area was selected considering poverty level and the poor state of development of the road infrastructure.|
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Fawcett, Brian D.|
|Responsible ADB Department||South Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Bangladesh Resident Mission|
Local Government Engineering Department
Md. Abdus Shaheed
LGED Bhaban, Agargaon, Dhaka
|Concept Clearance||06 Jun 2000|
|Fact Finding||24 Jun 2002 to 12 Jul 2002|
|MRM||23 Aug 2002|
|Approval||02 Dec 2002|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|PDS Creation Date||05 Feb 2007|
|Last PDS Update||15 Apr 2010|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|02 Dec 2002||03 Feb 2003||07 Sep 2003||30 Jun 2009||-||12 Aug 2009|
|Financing Plan||Loan Utilization|
|Total (Amount in US$ million)||Date||ADB||Others||Net Percentage|
|Project Cost||76.90||Cumulative Contract Awards|
|ADB||60.00||02 Dec 2002||57.21||0.00||98%|
|Cofinancing||16.90||02 Dec 2002||58.37||0.00||100%|
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Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards
Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.
|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Rural Infrastructure Improvement Project: Jhalokati Bus Stand (Krishnakathi)-Balokdia Road Subproject: Short Resettlement Plan||Resettlement Plans||Sep 2002|
|Rural Infrastructure Improvement Project: Jhaudia-Halsha Road Subproject: Short Resettlement Plan||Resettlement Plans||Sep 2002|
|Rural Infrastructure Improvement Project: Paikgacha-Mazidpur Road Subproject: Short Resettlement Plan||Resettlement Plans||Sep 2002|
|Rural Infrastructure Improvement Project: Resettlement Framework||Resettlement Frameworks||Sep 2002|
Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation
|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Bangladesh: Rural Infrastructure Improvement Project||Validations of Project Completion Reports||Dec 2012|
None currently available.
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