42496-013: Emergency Assistance for Wenchuan Earthquake Reconstruction Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project comprises two components: (i) reconstruction and upgrading of damaged roads and bridges in Sichuan and Shaanxi provinces, and (ii) reconstruction and improvements of damaged schools in Shaanxi Province. The project will rehabilitate and reconstruct 354 high-priority earthquake damaged roads in the nineteen worst-affected counties of Sichuan Province and 10 subprojects in the four worst-affected counties of Shaanxi Province. The project will rehabilitate and reconstruct 12 ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 42496-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 7238
Loan No. 2508
Approval Date 19 Feb 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 400,700
Geographical Location In 19 counties of Sichuan and 4 counties of Shaanxi provinces
Sector Education
Subsector Education sector development
Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C


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