Project Details
National Road Rehabilitation (Osh-Batken-Isfana) Project
Country:Kyrgyz Republic
Summary:The project provides
  • works and consultant services for rehabilitation of about 30 kilometers (km) of the Osh–Batken–Isfana Road corridor, including construction supervision and physical and price contingencies;
  • goods and consultant services to develop and launch a national road safety program, prepare demonstration projects for road safety, and improve road safety planning; and
  • goods, consultant services, training, and operating costs, including an audit, to support project coordination, implementation, and management.
Expected Outcome:The project will contribute to the reduction of transport costs and travel time along the Osh–Batken–Isfana Road corridor; improve road safety; and create temporary jobs through the repair and rehabilitation of road infrastructure in and around Osh and Jalal-Abad cities.
Expected Outputs:
  • Rehabilitated about 30 km road section of the Osh–Batken–Isfana Road corridor;
  • a national road safety program and other road safety planning activities; and
  • a reliable project implementing unit.
Date Approved:2009
Expected Completion:2014
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:World Bank: $25 million
Links/Documents:World Bank Project Page
Project Information Document
Project Appraisal Document
Financing Agreement between the World Bank and the Kyrgyz Republic