The objective of the TA is to prepare a feasibility study and a preliminary design to rehabilitate the section of the road from Km 217 (Nimich, the Tajikabad Junction) to Km 338 (Tajikistan-Kyrgyzstan border), a total distance of approximately 121 km, and selected rural projects totaling about 100 km.
|Project Name||Dushanbe-Kyrgyz Border Road Rehabilitation Proj., Phase III|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Regional integration
|Drivers of Change||Knowledge solutions
|Sector / Subsector||
Transport / Road transport (non-urban)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming|
|Description||The objective of the TA is to prepare a feasibility study and a preliminary design to rehabilitate the section of the road from Km 217 (Nimich, the Tajikabad Junction) to Km 338 (Tajikistan-Kyrgyzstan border), a total distance of approximately 121 km, and selected rural projects totaling about 100 km.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The proposed project provides the only substantial link between the Rasht Valley and Dushanbe, and it is an integral part of a regional road network in Central Asia that directly links Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, the Peoples Republic of China (PRC), Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. More broadly, this network is part of a larger network providing links to the ocean ports of Iran and Pakistan to the south, and to Russian Federation to the north.|
|Description of Outcome|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs|
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Geographical Location||Tajikistan (Tajikistan-Kyrgyzstan border)|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
|Consulting Services||The TA will require about 13 person-months of international and 40 person-months of domestic consulting services, spreading over 6.5 months to carry out the study as defined in the terms of reference. The international consultants will have had extensive experience in (i) transport economics including financial management, (ii) highway engineering, (iii) geotechnical and environmental analysis, (iv) structure and bridge engineering, (v) road maintenance and road safety, and (vi) poverty and social analysis. The international consultants will utilize domestic consultants with expertise in (i) highway engineering including structural, pavement, geotechnical, hydraulic, and drainage engineering; (ii) transport economics; (iii) road project costing; and (iv) road maintenance; (v) poverty and social analysis; (vi) environmental analysis; (vii) with a field office in Nimich or Dzhrigatal during field work.|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Ishenaliev, Rustam I.|
|Responsible ADB Department||Central and West Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Transport and Communications Division, CWRD|
Ministry of Transport
Mr. Nizom Khakimov, Minister
14, Aini Street Dushanbe 734042 Tajikistan
|Concept Clearance||09 Aug 2005|
|Fact Finding||15 Jan 2006 to 19 Jan 2006|
|Approval||10 May 2006|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|PDS Creation Date||28 Apr 2006|
|Last PDS Update||03 Aug 2006|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|10 May 2006||04 Jul 2006||04 Jul 2006||30 Nov 2006||30 Nov 2007||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|650,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||650,000.00||10 May 2006||641,707.87|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Dushanbe-Kyrgyz Border Road Rehabilitation Project (Phase III)||Consultants' Reports||Jul 2007|
|Preparing the Dushanbe--Kyrgyz Republic Border Road Rehabilitation Project (Phase III)||Technical Assistance Reports||May 2006|
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