38357-013: National Highways Sector Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
L2217 - The main objective of the Project is to improve transport efficiency, which will expand economic opportunities by (i) enabling RDA to manage the NH network; (ii) upgrading and increasing capacity of about 223 km of key national highways; and (iii) piloting performance based maintenance contract. L2767 - The additional financing expands the current project's output by rehabilitating and upgrading an additional 62 kilometers of national highways, comprising six link roads that ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2767
TA No. 4736
Loan No. 2217
Loan No. 8252
|Approval Date||05 Aug 2011|
|Closing Date||18 Jun 2013|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||235,400|
|Geographical Location||223 kilometers (km) of NHs, consisting of A012 Puttalam-Anuradhapura, A006 Habarana Kantale, A026 Udatenna-Mahiyangana and A005 Nuwara Eliya-Badulla.|
Road transport (non-urban)
Transport policies and institutional development
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)|
Indigenous People: B
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