Project Details
Andkhoy-Qaisar Road Project
Country:Afghanistan
Sector:Transport
Summary:

The project includes

  • reconstruction and improvement of the 210-kilometer (km) Andkhoy–Qaisar section of the national primary ring road,
  • installation of toll facilities including toll plazas and weighing machines for newly improved primary roads in Afghanistan, and
  • project management support to the Ministry of Public Works.
Expected Outcome:The project will help reduce poverty and promote economic and social development through continued support to the government to reestablish the primary road network damaged during 2 decades of conflict and neglect, and help implement cost-recovery measures.
Expected Outputs:
  • Andkhoy–Qaisar road section reconstructed and improved,
  • toll facilities installed, and
  • project management support to the Ministry of Public Works delivered.
Date Approved:2004
Status:Completed
Expected Completion:2014
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $80 million
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page