Rural Connectivity Improvement Project: Report and Recommendation of the President | Asian Development Bank

Rural Connectivity Improvement Project: Report and Recommendation of the President

Reports and Recommendations of the President | October 2018

The project will improve the road network connecting the rural population to agriculture value chain development zones in Bangladesh. Investments will be made to (i) upgrade about 1,700 kilometers (km) of rural roads to all-weather standards in 34 districts located in five divisions, (ii) improve the capacity of the rural infrastructure agency to address institutional constraints relating to rural road development, and (iii) finance enhancements to the country’s rural road master plan to enable the selection of priority rural roads for improvement using a geographic information system covering the entire country.

The report and recommendation of the President to the Board of Directors (RRP) document describes the terms and conditions of a project for consideration and approval by ADB's Board of Directors.

This document dated October 2018 is provided for the ADB project 47243-004 in Bangladesh.