29472-013: Road Network Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The principal objective of the Project is to assist the Government to improve transport efficiency and thereby enable the country to stimulate economic growth and job creation, leading to reductions in poverty. The Project will maintain about 140 km of the EWH, improve approximately 165 km of roads to all-weather paved surface, construct a district headquarters access road of about 96 km using environment-friendly, labor-based construction methods, develop and implement performance-based ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 29472-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1876
Approval Date 13 Dec 2001
Closing Date 11 Jan 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 46,000
Geographical Location Eastern, Central, Mid-Western and Far-Western Dev. Regions.
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C


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