32334-013: Southern Sichuan Roads Development
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The principal objectives of the proposed Project are to facilitate growth and reduce poverty in the southern part of Sichuan Province by relieving traffic congestion and improving access in the project area. The proposed Project will (i) alleviate congestion and reduce traffic accidents and vehicle operating costs, (ii) improve an important access between Chengdu and Kunming by providing a vital expressway link in the Gansu-Yunnan trunk road, one of the eight Western Region Corridors, (iii) ... Read More
China, People's Republic of
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 1918
|Approval Date||20 Sep 2002|
|Closing Date||14 Aug 2009|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||300,000|
|Geographical Location||Sichuan Province|
|Subsector||Road transport (non-urban)|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)|
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