43060-012: Improving Road User Charges and Private Sector Participation in Road Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Development and sustainability of infrastructure is a key pillar of the Papua New Guinea Government's Medium-Term Development Strategy. Roads are an important link connecting the country's natural resources to its people, markets and ports, and thus play a critical role in economic development and in reducing poverty. PNG's 8,700 kilometers (km) of national roads constitute the primary network linking the provincial capitals and main population and economic centers. Provincial and district ... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 43060-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7420
Approval Date 08 Dec 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 800
Geographical Location Papua New Guinea
Sector Multisector
Subsector Multisector


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