China, People's Republic of: Western Yunnan Road Development (Baoshan-Longling)

Sovereign Project | 32336-012 Status: Archived

Project Details

Project Officer
Miller, Jeffrey M. East Asia Department Request for information
  • China, People's Republic of
  • Technical Assistance
  • Transport
Project Name Western Yunnan Road Development (Baoshan-Longling)
Project Number 32336-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 3642-PRC: Western Yunnan Road Development (Baoshan-Longling)
Japan Special Fund US$ 770,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The objective of the TA is to assist the Government with the preparation of a Project suitable for ADB financing. The TA will emphasize on social dimensions in order to assess the contribution of improved transportation in reducing poverty and improving the living conditions of deprived population in the project area. The TA will identify a road development program for county, township and village roads serving disadvantaged and remote areas in the project area. Also, the TA will help in identifying and formulating the project policy agenda and the organizational development that will improve expressway operation and management, and ensure full cost recovery and sustained financial viability.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Yunnan Province

Safeguard Categories

Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The technical assistance will require 41 person-months of consulting services comprising 21 person-months of international consultants and 20 person-months of domestic consultants with expertise in highway engineering, transport economics, financial analysis, crossborder trade, corporate management, social impact assessment focusing on poverty impact analysis, and environmental impact assessment.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Miller, Jeffrey M.
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Yunnan Provincial Department of Transport
Mr. Xie Shuhong, Deputy Division Chief
No. 1 Huang Cheng Xi Road Kunning, Yunnan Harbin,People's Republic of China


Concept Clearance 17 Mar 2000
Fact Finding 19 Jun 2000 to 29 Jun 2000
Approval 20 Mar 2001
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 03 Jan 2007

TA 3642-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
20 Mar 2001 30 Aug 2001 30 Aug 2001 31 Dec 2001 31 May 2002 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
770,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 970,000.00 20 Mar 2001 749,353.47

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Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Western Yunnan Roads Development Project Technical Assistance Reports Mar 2001

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