44482-022: Transport Network Development Investment Program - Tranche 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed Project will promote regional cooperation and integration and improved access to social and economic opportunities in Afghanistan. It will increase connectivity, efficiency and effectiveness of land transport. The outputs under tranche 1 includes 145 km of improved road sections: (i) 50 km between Bagram Sapary road, (ii) 51 km between Jabul Saraj Nijrab, and (iii) 44 km between Faizabad Beharak. Tranche 1 will also support the Railway Project O&M contract, including additional ... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 44482-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0261
Grant No. 0262
Approval Date 12 Oct 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 189,000
Geographical Location Kabul(kabul),Balkh(Mazarisharif),Badakshan (Faizabad),Kapisa (Mahmoodraqi),Nangarhar (Jalalabad)
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Transport policies and institutional development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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