36673-013: Emergency Infrastructure Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


This emergency assistance infrastructure project was ADB's first project in Afghanistan. The Project included special loan terms, with provisions for flexible application of ADB's Guidelines for Procurement and ADB's Guidelines for the Use of Consultants for emergency assistance projects. The Project comprised four components. (i) Road infrastructure. Repair and rehabilitation of the 392-kilometer (km) section of Afghanistan's Ring Road from Pul-e-Khumri through Naibabad, Mazar-e-Sharif, ... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 36673-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1997
Approval Date 03 Jun 2003
Closing Date 01 Jul 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150,000
Geographical Location Pule Khumri - Mazar Sharif - Sheberghan - Andkhoy section of the ring road, including the link to Uzbekistan (Naibabad - Hairatan road) and the Northern provinces.
Sector Energy
Subsector Conventional energy generation
Electricity transmission and distribution
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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