China, People's Republic of : Dali-Lijiang Railway Project (Yunnan Province)

Sovereign Project | 36432-012

The objective of the technical assistance is to assist the Government to review and strengthen the feasibility study, the environmental impact assessment, resettlement plan and the ethnic minority development plan to satisfy the requirements for ADB financing of the proposed project. The scope of the technical assistance will cover railway engineering including alignment review, intermodal traffic analysis, economic, financial and socio economic analysis, review of resettlement plan, environmental impact assessment and ethnic minority development plan. Local survey for resettlement and socio economic sampling will also be undertaken. The project envisages the construction of a 166 km Class I single track railway between Dali to Lijiang in Yunnan Province. Total project cost is estimated at $550.0 million.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Parkash, Manmohan
    East Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    China, People's Republic of
  • Modality
  • Sector
    • Transport

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Project Name
Dali-Lijiang Railway Project (Yunnan Province)
Project Number
36432-012
Country / Economy
  • China, People's Republic of
Project Status
Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance
  • Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4129-PRC: Dali-Lijiang Railway Project (Yunnan Province)
Source Amount
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas
  • Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
  • Governance and capacity development
  • Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector
  • Transport / Rail transport (non-urban)

Gender
Description
The objective of the technical assistance is to assist the Government to review and strengthen the feasibility study, the environmental impact assessment, resettlement plan and the ethnic minority development plan to satisfy the requirements for ADB financing of the proposed project. The scope of the technical assistance will cover railway engineering including alignment review, intermodal traffic analysis, economic, financial and socio economic analysis, review of resettlement plan, environmental impact assessment and ethnic minority development plan. Local survey for resettlement and socio economic sampling will also be undertaken. The project envisages the construction of a 166 km Class I single track railway between Dali to Lijiang in Yunnan Province. Total project cost is estimated at $550.0 million.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome

Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

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 TA will require 42 person months of consulting services comprising 24 person months of international consultants and 18 person months of domestic consultants. An international consulting firm in association with domestic consultants will be recruited in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants.
Procurement
N.A.

Contact

Responsible ADB Officer
Parkash, Manmohan
Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division
Transport and Communications Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
China Railway Corporation (Formerly Ministry of Railways)

Timetable

Concept Clearance
10 Mar 2003
Fact Finding
18 Mar 2003 to 26 Mar 2003
MRM
-
Approval
18 Jun 2003
Last Review Mission
-
Last PDS Update
06 Dec 2006

Funding

TA 4129-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
18 Jun 2003 11 Jul 2003 11 Jul 2003 31 Dec 2003 30 Jun 2004 25 Nov 2005
Financing Plan/TA Utilization
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 140,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 640,000.00
Cumulative Disbursements
Date Amount
17 Jun 2022 455,963.87

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Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Dali-Lijiang Railway Project Technical Assistance Reports Jun 2003

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