39467-013: North-South Corridor Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project is to (i) rehabilitate the Mazar-e-Sharif - Dara-i-Suf road (140.3 kilometers [km]) and the Bamian-Yakawlang road (98.9 km), (ii) install cross-border facilities in Spin Boldak, (iii) support campaigns to prevent HIV/AIDS and increase awareness of human trafficking; (iv) provide support for project management and monitoring, and (v) provide project management support to the Ministry of Public Works (MPW). Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 39467-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2257
Grant No. 0054
Approval Date 26 Sep 2006
Closing Date 19 Aug 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 118,200
Geographical Location Mazar-i-sharif/Balkh Province,Dar-i-suf/Samangan Province,Yakawlang/Bamyan Province
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Disease control of communicable disease
Road 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: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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