34415-013: Road Network Improvement and Maintenance II

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will help the Government achieve poverty reduction through economic growth by improving transport efficiency and strengthening integrated road networks. The Project will (i) facilitate the Government to implement the sector and institutional reform measures envisaged in the National Land Transport Policy (NLTP); (ii) improve national, regional, and Type A feeder roads to provide rural farmers with better access to markets, social services and employment opportunities, to provide ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 34415-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2021
Approval Date 20 Nov 2003
Closing Date 30 Jan 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 60,173
Geographical Location Northern districts of Panchagarh; Nilphamari; Dinajpur; Kishoreganj; Tangail; and Chiggagong.
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B


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