Project Details
CAREC Corridors 2, 5, and 6 (Dushanbe–Kurgonteppa) Road Project
Country:Tajikistan
Sector:Transport
Summary:The project will improve the connectivity between the capital Dushanbe and Kurgonteppa, which are two major cities and economic hubs in Tajikistan. The road is a strategic north_-south link, and one of the most heavily traveled roads in the country, as well as the confluence of CAREC corridors 2, 5, and 6.
Expected Outcome:Improved efficiency and safer movement of goods and people on selected sections of the Dushanbe-Kurgonteppa road
Expected Outputs:
  • Improved road conditions, facilities, and safety along, and in the vicinity of the project road
  • Strengthened Ministry of Transport institutional capacity in terms of financial management, road safety, and road asset management
  • Completed procurement readiness for the next road section to be improved
Date Approved:2016
Status:Ongoing
Expected Completion:2021
Funding Type:Grant
Loan
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $49,400,000 (Loan)
Asian Development Bank: $15,800,000 (Grant)
Clean Energy Fund (Multidonor): $2,000,000 (Grant)
OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) Fund for International Development: $12,000,000 (Loan)
Government of Tajikistan: $17,200,000
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page
CAREC Corridors 2, 5, and 6 Road Project (Dushanbe–Kurgonteppa) Road Project – Technical Assistance