42095-032: Road Network Development Investment Program - Tranche 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The primary objective of the Project is to improve the road network which is the primary medium of transport. The Project comprises the following: 1. Rehabilitation of the Qaisar-Bala Murghab section (90 km) of the Herat-Andkhoy road, including the related civil works, overall project and contract management, construction supervision and monitoring, security arrangements and related community development works. 2. Construction of the Bala Murghab-Laman section (approximately 143 km), ... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 42095-032
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0244
Grant No. 0291
Approval Date 29 May 2012
Closing Date 25 Sep 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 310,000
Geographical Location Qaisar-Bala Murghab-Laman
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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