Papua New Guinea: Bridge Replacement for Improved Rural Access Project

Sovereign Project | 43200-012 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Masood, Hasan Pacific Department Request for information
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Technical Assistance
  • Transport
Project Name Bridge Replacement for Improved Rural Access Project
Project Number 43200-012
Country Papua New Guinea
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7594-PNG: Bridge Replacement for Improved Rural Access Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 800,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
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 Papua New Guinea

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation There will be consultations with various stakeholders including central and local governments, the private sector, communities, various non-government organizations, faith-based groups, women's asociations, and community organizations. The PPTA will involve various methods of consultation and participation during social analysis, planning, and project design, such as community workshops, focus groups, social surveys, interviews with village leaders and disadvantaged community members.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Services of the consulting firm completed.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Masood, Hasan
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport, Energy and Natural Resources Division, PARD
Executing Agencies
Department of Works
Mr. Joel Luma
PO Box 1108, Boroko, NCD, Port Moresby


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 16 Sep 2010
Last PDS Update 02 Sep 2011

TA 7594-PNG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
03 Sep 2010 04 Oct 2010 04 Oct 2010 31 Aug 2011 31 Jan 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
800,000.00 0.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 900,000.00 03 Sep 2010 764,925.60

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Title Document Type Document Date
Bridge Replacement for Improved Rural Access Project Consultants' Reports Aug 2011

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