39399-034: South Asia Tourism infrastructure Development Project - Additional Financing

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


additional financing concerns the project intervention in Nepal and in particular the necessary capacity upgrading of the Gautam Buddha Airport (GBA) in Lumbini to meet higher international standard. The outputs for Nepal include (i) improved connectivity to Lumbini; (ii) destination improvements; and (iii) capacity development of sector agencies and local communities. The first output originally intended to upgrade GBA s capacity from a local to an international airport with 3,000m runway ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 39399-034
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 3117
Grant No. 0383
Approval Date 28 Mar 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 30,000
Sector Transport
Subsector Air transport
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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