39176-033: Road Network Development Program - Project 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will rehabilitate about 37.5 kilometers (km) of the two-lane paved road bypassing Ganja, Azerbaijan's second largest city. The project road is part of the country's primary east-west highway linking the capital, Baku, to the Georgian border. It will conform to Azerbaijan's standards for a category II road, with a 7.5-meter (m)-wide pavement and 3.75 m shoulders. The Project will contribute to socioeconomic development in Azerbaijan and its cooperation with Georgia through ... Read More

Country Azerbaijan
Project Number 39176-033
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2433
Approval Date 22 Aug 2008
Closing Date 24 Apr 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 54,547
Geographical Location Ganja City,Goranboy, Goy-Gol, Shamkir rayons (administrative districts)
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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