50098-002: Northern Mountain Roads Connectivity Project | Asian Development Bank

Viet Nam: Northern Mountain Roads Connectivity Project

Sovereign (Public) Project | 50098-002 Status: Proposed
Project Name Northern Mountain Roads Connectivity Project
Project Number 50098-002
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan: Northern Mountain Road Connectivity Project
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 188.36 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Transport / Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description to be updated
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy to be updated
Impact Economic, sociocultural and environmental development in lagging and border areas accelerated (Transport Strategy 2020).
Outcome National road connectivity to GMS corridors in Viet Nam enhanced
Outputs The expected outputs are: (i) safe and climate resilient national highways in lagging provinces in Northwestern and Central regions completed; (ii) road fund revenue collection process optimized; (iii) axle load control improved; and (iv) road safety in communes along the project roads improved.
Geographical Location Lai Chau, Lao Cai, Quang Nam, Yen Bai
Safeguard Categories
Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples A
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects to be filled-in at fact-finding
Involuntary Resettlement to be filled-in at fact-finding
Indigenous Peoples to be filled-in at fact-finding
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design to be filled-in at fact-finding
During Project Implementation to be filled-in at fact-finding
Responsible ADB Officer Tawisook, Witoon
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Transport
80 Tran Hung Dao
Hanoi, Viet Nam
Concept Clearance 29 Nov 2016
Fact Finding 09 Aug 2018 to 17 Aug 2018
MRM 04 Sep 2018
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 28 Mar 2018

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