42254-014: Northern Road Connectivity Project - Additional Financing

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project, together with the original project, will improve the road connectivity in the most conflict-affected area of the country, and help to restore access to basic social services and markets. An additional 110 kilometers (km) of national roads and 120 km of provincial roads in the Northern Province and the North Central Province (NCP) will be rehabilitated. It will facilitate economic growth and contribute to reducing disparities in Sri Lanka, in line with one of the Government of ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 42254-014
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2890
Loan No. 2891
Approval Date 14 Sep 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 98,000
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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