The proposed project will support Gui'an New District (Gui'an) in developing an Intelligent Transport System (ITS) and sustainable transport infrastructure. This will make public transport more enticing for all, averting congestion as Gui'an grows and improving quality of life for all.
|Project Name||Guizhou Gui’an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project|
|Country||China, People's Republic of
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Loan
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
|Sector / Subsector||
Transport / Urban public transport - Urban roads and traffic management
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||Effective gender mainstreaming|
|Description||The proposed project will support Gui'an New District (Gui'an) in developing an Intelligent Transport System (ITS) and sustainable transport infrastructure. This will make public transport more enticing for all, averting congestion as Gui'an grows and improving quality of life for all.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The proposed project aims to assist Gui'an New District in developing innovative solutions to curb traffic congestion and other related negative impacts by providing advanced technological intervention.|
|Impact||Economic activity and livability improved|
|Description of Outcome||Efficiency and sustainability of transport system in Gui'an New District improved|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs||
Intelligent transport system designed and installed
Sustainable transport infrastructure built
Smart transport capacity strengthened
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)||Loan has been declared effective on 24 February 2020.|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Environmental Aspects||Environmental assessment was prepared in compliance with ADB's Safeguard Policy Statement (2009) and related due diligence.|
|Involuntary Resettlement||Resettlement planning assessment was prepared in compliance with ADB's Safeguard Policy Statement (2009) and related due diligence.|
|Indigenous Peoples||Ethnic minorities are well integrated socially and economically into the urban fabric, and do not present any specific vulnerabilities. The social analysis has confirmed that they will not suffer any adverse impacts as a result of the project.|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design||Project preparation relied on extensive consultations with current residents, including women, former farmers and the elderly using human-centered design methods. These consultations resulted in proposals for gender- and disability-sensitive bus and station design which will be developed further in detailed design.|
|During Project Implementation||The project will be jointly monitored by (i) the project officer assigned to the project within East Asia Sustainable Infrastructure division of ADB, and (ii) the officer in ADB's PRC Resident Mission.|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Ramamurthy, Arun|
|Responsible ADB Department||East Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||EASI|
Government of Gui'an New District
Digital Economic Industrial Park, Gui'an
New District, Guizhou Province,
The People's Republic of China
|Concept Clearance||30 Apr 2018|
|Fact Finding||22 Jan 2019 to 25 Jan 2019|
|MRM||13 May 2019|
|Approval||16 Aug 2019|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||24 Mar 2020|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|16 Aug 2019||04 Dec 2019||24 Feb 2020||30 Jun 2026||-||-|
|Financing Plan||Loan Utilization|
|Total (Amount in US$ million)||Date||ADB||Others||Net Percentage|
|Project Cost||495.81||Cumulative Contract Awards|
|ADB||199.46||16 Aug 2019||0.00||0.00||0%|
|Cofinancing||0.00||16 Aug 2019||0.00||0.00||0%|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Guizhou Gui’an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project: Draft Initial Environmental Examination||Initial Environmental Examination||Mar 2019|
|Guizhou Gui'an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project: Resettlement Plan||Resettlement Plans||Mar 2019|
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|Tender Title||Type||Status||Posting Date||Deadline|
|Project Management Consultant||Firm - Consulting||Closed||27 May 2020||25 Jun 2020|
No contracts awarded for this project were found
|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Guizhou Gui’an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project: Procurement Plan||Procurement Plans||Jun 2019|