|Railways Development Project|
|Summary:||The objective of the technical assistance (TA) is to prepare a project that helps the Government of Uzbekistan improve sector efficiency to meet the transportation needs of the domestic economy and international traffic.|
|Expected Outcome:||The TA (i) designs a sector reform and institutional strengthening program to further the policy dialogue of the earlier two railways projects; (ii) restructures the Uzbekistan Temir Yullari (Uzbekistan Railways); (iii) rationalizes ancillary activities; (iv) introduces accounting, planning, and costing systems; (v) reduces staff and downsizing assets; and (vi) promotes the social impact of the restructuring program.|
|Expected Outputs:||The scope of the TA includes the preparation of a feasibility study for a railway development project suitable for external financing.
The study will cover all relevant areas, including technical, financial, and economic viability; environmental impacts; institutional and organizational aspects; and social and poverty impacts in accordance with Asian Development Bank's guidelines.
|Funding Type:||Technical Assistance|
|Funding Amount:||Asian Development Bank: $600,000|
Government of Uzbekistan: $260,000
|Links/Documents:||ADB Project Page|
Project Information - Technical Assistance
Technical Assistance Consultant's Reports
Technical Assistance Report