44143-013: Subregional Transport Enhancement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed loan and grant (the Project) will improve the country's road network totaling about 217.3 km, (i) providing north-south link of the country's north eastern region to the east-west highway (EWH); and (ii) improving major international trade corridors in the country in conjunction with customs systems enhancement. The capacity of the road sector and customs institutions will also be strengthened. The project will expand connectivity with remote areas and enhance the capacity of ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 44143-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0225
Loan No. 2685
Approval Date 27 Oct 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 49,000
Geographical Location Salleri-Okhaldunga-Harkapur' Khadbari-Chainpur, Bhairahawa, Nepalgunji-Kohalpur, Belbari-Chauharwa
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B


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