43166-196: Advanced Project Preparedness for Poverty Reduction - West Bengal North South Road Corridor (Subproject 18)
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Project will prepare for the widening of about 270 km of state highways in the state of West Bengal, India, and strengthen the capacity of the West Bengal Public Works (Roads) Department to efficiently develop, operate and maintain state highway network. Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 8007
|Approval Date||09 Dec 2011|
|Geographical Location||West Bengal|
|Subsector||Road transport (non-urban)|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)|
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