39153-013: Chongqing-Lichuan Railway Development Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Project will help increase living standards and reduce poverty in the project area by removing a transport constraint to sustainable economic growth, and improve safety and reliability by introducing new and modern technology. This will be achieved by providing efficient, affordable, environment-friendly, and energy-efficient railway transportation in unserved, less developed areas to create the conditions necessary for developing local resources and generating employment and ... Read More
China, People's Republic of
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2481
|Approval Date||08 Dec 2008|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||150,000|
|Geographical Location||Hubei Province and Chongqing Municipality|
|Subsector||Rail transport (non-urban)|
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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