Project Details
MFF: Transport Network Development Investment Program - Tranche 3
Country:Afghanistan
Sector:Transport
Summary:The project provides an alternative north-south transit route from Mazar-e-Sharif to Kabul. It will also provide community infrastructure through better sanitation facilities.
Expected Outcome:The project will rehabilitate and reconstruct sections of national and regional highways, and will link roads already completed under the North South Corridor project.
Expected Outputs:
  • 178 km (Dar-i-Suf-Yakawlang section of the North-South Corridor) of reconstructed, rehabilitated, and appropriately maintained national and regional highways; and
  • community development infrastructure.
Date Approved:2013
Status:Ongoing
Expected Completion:2017
Funding Type:Grant
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $220 million
Government of Afghanistan: $10 million
Links/Documents:ADB project page
Grant Agreement (Special Operations) for Transport Network Development Investment Program – Tranche 3