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Papua New Guinea: Improving Road User Charges and Private Sector Participation in Road Development

Sovereign (Public) Project | 43060-012 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Khan, Sarosh I. Pacific Department Request for information
Country
  • Papua New Guinea
Sector
  • Transport
 
Project Name Improving Road User Charges and Private Sector Participation in Road Development
Project Number 43060-012
Country Papua New Guinea
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7420-PNG: Improving Road User Charges and Private Sector Participation in Road Development
Japan Special Fund US$ 800,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Transport / Road transport (non-urban) - Transport policies and institutional development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome The recommendations for increase in road user charges will support establishment of a well functioning road maintenance system.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) Potential sources for road maintenance financing have been identified, recommendation prepared to enhance road user charges, draft legislation and detailed implementation plan have been prepared for increasing road user charges.
Geographical Location
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Khan, Sarosh I.
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport, Energy and Natural Resources Division, PARD
Timetable
Concept Clearance 15 Apr 2009
Fact Finding 21 Apr 2009 to 30 Apr 2009
MRM -
Approval 08 Dec 2009
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 16 Apr 2009
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2013

TA 7420-PNG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2009 13 Jan 2010 13 Jan 2010 31 Dec 2011 30 Nov 2013 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
800,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 08 Dec 2009 675,031.55

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