37485-012: Strengthening Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation, 2007-2012 (formerly Strengthening Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation, 2007-2009)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The RETA will contribute to economic growth and better living standards in the countries participating in the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program by strengthening regional economic cooperation and integration. The RETA will support and strengthen the Overall Institutional Framework (OIF) of the CAREC Program, thereby contributing to the continuation of focused dialogue and action intended to improve transport connectivity, facilitate rational management and use of ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 37485-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 6409
Approval Date 02 Feb 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 8,750
Geographical Location Kyrgyz Republic,Mongolia,Pakistan,People's Republic of China,Kazakhstan,Afghanistan,Uzbekistan,Tajikistan,Turkmenistan,Azerbaijan
Sector Energy
Industry and trade
Subsector Energy sector development and institutional reform
Industry and trade sector development
Rail transport (non-urban)
Road transport (non-urban)
Transport policies and institutional development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)


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