42145-013: North-South Road Corridor Investment Program
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved the multitranche financing facility (MFF) in an aggregate amount not exceeding $500 million for the North-South Road Corridor Investment Program (the investment program) on 29 September 2009. The investment program will contribute to economic development and regional trade. Its outcome will be a more efficient, safe, and sustainable transport network. Expected outputs are: (i) 550-km of improved road sections in the corridor, (ii) modernized border ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 0035
Loan No. -
|Approval Date||12 Mar 2013|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||500,000|
|Geographical Location||Bavra, Yerevan, Ashtarak, Talin, Gyumri, Mekhri, Armenia|
|Subsector||Road transport (non-urban)|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)|
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