45195-002: Astana Light Rail Transit Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed Astana Light Rail Transit (LRT) project will promote urban mobility and improve quality of life, thereby supporting inclusive growth in the fast-growing Astana City in the Republic of Kazakhstan. It will support the construction of a part of the LRT system which the Government of Kazakhstan (GOK) plans to construct during 2012-2017. The whole LRT system will be structured in three phases: (i) phase 1 of 14 kilometer from the Astana airport to the city center; (ii) phase 2 of 8 ... Read More

Country Kazakhstan
Project Number 45195-002
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 7865
Approval Date 14 May 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 716
Geographical Location Astana
Sector Transport
Subsector Urban public transport
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)


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