Afghanistan: Rehabilitation of Bamian-Yakawlang Road

Sovereign (Public) Project | 39467-012

The Asian Development Bank is working with Afghanistan to build a rehabilitate the national highway network which will connect the central areas of Afghanistan to the ring road. The project is promoting economic and social development, and reducing poverty, by giving people in rural areas greater access to markets and social services.

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Project Name Rehabilitation of Bamian-Yakawlang Road
Project Number 39467-012
Country Afghanistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 9097-AFG: Rehabilitation of Bamian-Yakawlang Road
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 20.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Transport / Transport policies and institutional development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description To help the Government to promote economic and social development and reduce poverty by rehabilitating the national highway network which will connect the central hinterland of Afghanistan to the ring road.
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
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples C
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 No consulting services required.
Responsible ADB Officer ADB Disclosure
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Concept Clearance 31 Aug 2005
Fact Finding 30 Apr 2006 to 10 May 2006
Approval 26 Sep 2006
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 27 Jul 2007
Last PDS Update 16 Jul 2010

Grant 9097-AFG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
26 Sep 2006 17 Dec 2006 17 Dec 2006 31 Dec 2010 - 25 Jun 2010
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 20.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 0.00 07 Sep 2021 0.00 20.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 20.00 07 Sep 2021 0.00 20.00 100%

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