31280-013: Road Sector Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will be the first intervention under the medium-term program for road sector development in Sri Lanka. The first objective is to improve transport efficiency by (i) strengthening national and provincial roads institutions to perform their core role of strategic management and planning of the road network; (ii) developing strong, competitive domestic capacity for road construction and engineering services; (iii) planning, executing, and financing road maintenance on a sustainable ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 31280-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 1986
Loan No. 8206
Approval Date 11 Dec 2012
Closing Date 14 May 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 56,500
Geographical Location Western, North Central, North Western and Uva provinces
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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