50381-006: Greater Mekong Subregion East-West Economic Corridor Highway Development Project | Asian Development Bank

Myanmar: Greater Mekong Subregion East-West Economic Corridor Highway Development Project

Sovereign (Public) Project | 50381-006 Status: Proposed

Project Details

Project Officer
Date, Shihiru Southeast Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Myanmar
Modality
  • Loan
Sector
  • Transport
 
Project Name Greater Mekong Subregion East-West Economic Corridor Highway Development Project
Project Number 50381-006
Country Myanmar
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan: Greater Mekong Subregion East-West Economic Corridor Highway Development Project
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 250.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Transport / Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description .
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy .
Impact An arterial highway network supporting economic development, regional economic growth, and international industrial competitiveness in a way that is safe, environmentally-friendly and efficient is established (Master Plan for Arterial Road Network Development in Myanmar)a
Outcome More efficient and safer movement of goods and people between Bago and Kyaikto, along the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) East-West Economic Corridor (EWEC).
Outputs

New Bago-Kyaikto highway constructed

Rural access roads completed

Capacity of MOC enhanced

Geographical Location
Safeguard Categories
Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples B
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 Date, Shihiru
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Construction
Department of Highways Office Building No. 11 Naypyitaw, Myanmar
Timetable
Concept Clearance 24 Apr 2017
Fact Finding 01 May 2019 to 31 May 2019
MRM 30 Sep 2019
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 26 Apr 2017

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