China, People's Republic of: Hunan Roads Development III (Jishou-Huanyuan)

Sovereign (Public) Project | 37494-012 Status: Archived

Project Details

Project Officer
Noda, Seiji East Asia Department Request for information
  • China, People's Republic of
  • Transport
Project Name Hunan Roads Development III (Jishou-Huanyuan)
Project Number 37494-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4384-PRC: Hunan Roads Development III (Jishou-Huanyuan)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The TA will help the Government prepare an integrated roads development project to stimulate economic development and thereby reduce poverty in the poor, landlocked central region. The TA will assist the Hunan Provincial Communications Department in: (i) improving road transport conditions, saving energy, and reducing environmental pollution (ii) improving transport safety and reduce costs and (iii) promoting economic cooperation between the coastal area and western region.
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 Hunan 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 TA will require about 28 person months of consulting services comprising about 13 person months of international consultants and about 15 person months of domestic consultants, spread over a total period of 5 months, including fieldwork. The international consultants will have expertise in: highway and structural engineering, tunnel engineering, transport economics, financial analysis and private sector participation in expressways, poverty and social analysis, resettlement, and environmental science. Expertise required from domestic consultants will be in the fields of highway and structural engineering, transport economics, poverty and socio economics, resettlement, and environmental engineering. A team of consultants from an international consulting firm, in association with domestic consultants, will be engaged by ADB in accordance with ADB s Guidelines on the Use of Consultants, Quality Cost Based System (QCBS). Arrangements for the engagement of domestic consultants should be satisfactory to ADB.
Responsible ADB Officer Noda, Seiji
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Hunan Provincial Department of Transport (HPDOT)
Mr. Li Xiaoxi, Deputy Director
649 Yuandayilu Road, Changsha, Hunan Province, People's Republic of China 410001
Concept Clearance 09 Mar 2004
Fact Finding 04 Mar 2004 to 09 Mar 2004
Approval 02 Sep 2004
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 05 Dec 2006

TA 4384-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
02 Sep 2004 08 Oct 2004 08 Oct 2004 30 Apr 2005 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 500,000.00 02 Sep 2004 470,529.30

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Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Hunan Roads Development III Project Technical Assistance Reports Sep 2004

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