42392-013: Interisland Shipping Support Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The aim of project is to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of interisland shipping services through provision of an integrated package of assistance. It comprises two major components: (a) infrastructure investments in the capital of Port Vila and five outer islands, and (b) establishment of a shipping support scheme to catalyze the provision of services to remote noncommercial destinations using an output-based aid approach. The Project is complemented by associated TA to ... Read More

Country Vanuatu
Project Number 42392-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 7938
Loan No. 3249
Loan No. 2820
Grant No. 0427
Grant No. 0273
Approval Date 30 Nov 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 29,800
Geographical Location Vanuatu
Sector Transport
Subsector Transport policies and institutional development
Water transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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