Nepal: South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation Road Connectivity Project

This technical assistance aims to strengthen the Government of Nepal’s capacity in road maintenance and road asset management through capacity development of three agencies under the Ministry of Physical Planning, Works and Transport Management. It will assist the Government in developing an integrated and harmonized system for road maintenance asset management and a road user charge scheme to assure long-term sustainability of the investment in Nepal’s road transport.

PROJECT DETAILS

Approval30 Jul 2013
Funding TypeTechnical Assistance
CountryNepal
SectorTransport/Road
StatusOngoing
Total Cost$500,000

KEY OUTPUTS

Road assets, road maintenance, institutional capacity, and financing assessed

Integrated road maintenance scheme recommended to ensure harmonization amongst agencies in road maintenance and road asset management

FINANCING

$500,000 (Asian Development Bank, financed through the Technical Assistance Special Fund)