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

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 39153-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2481
Loan No. -
Approval Date 08 Dec 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150,000
Geographical Location Hubei Province and Chongqing Municipality
Sector Transport
Subsector Rail transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
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: B

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