37083-012: Capacity Building for Road Sector Institutions

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the technical assistance (TA) is to upgrade the road database management and the quality control of road works in Afghanistan. The TA will strengthen the capacity of MPW by providing assistance to (i) develop a road database, collect, store, and retrieve road information, and carry out road surveys, and (ii) operate a material testing laboratory equipped with appropriate testing equipment and carry out material testing to ensure quality of road works. Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 37083-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4675
Approval Date 31 Oct 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,000
Geographical Location Kabul, Afghanistan
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)


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