37075-013: Andkhoy-Qaisar Road Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project's main objective was to reduce poverty and promote economic and social development through continued support to the government to (i) reestablish the primary road network damaged during 2 decades of conflict and neglect, and (ii) help implement cost-recovery measures. The project comprised three components: (i) reconstruct and improve the Andkhoy-Qaisar road (210 kilometers [km]); (ii) install road tolling facilities, which include toll plazas, computers and communications ... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 37075-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2140
Approval Date 15 Dec 2004
Closing Date 30 Jun 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 80,000
Geographical Location Faryab Province in north western Afghanistan
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
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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