37559-013: Multitranche Financing Facility-National Highway Development Sector Investment Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed Project is designed to achieve three specific objectives: (i) improve road sector efficiency on the main transport corridors in Pakistan, (ii) support regional cooperation by removing or relaxing physical, institutional and other barriers to improved transportation and increased trade; and (iii) institutional capacity building of NHA. Project Location: (1) National Highway Improvement/Rehabilitation: N-25, Hub - Uthal, Balochistan; N-70, Multan - Muzaffargarh, Punjab; N-50, ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 37559-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 0002
Approval Date 13 Dec 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 770,000
Geographical Location Nat. Highway Improvement/Rehabilitation: Hub-Uthal, Balochistan; Multan-Muzaffargarh, Punjab; Khanozai-Mughal Kot, Balochistan-NWFP; Hasan Abdal-Manshera, NWFP; Sukkur-Jacobabad, Sindh; Tarnol-Jand, Punjab; Qila Saifullah-Wiagum Rud, Balochistan.
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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