According to the Bank's website, this project finances the improvement of the Obigarin-Burobod road section of the existing M41 highway. This will include two components:
(i) civil works inclduing roadway, tunnels and bridges
(ii) consulting services
An Environmental and Social Impact Assessment has been prepared and disclosed by the Asian Development Bank and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, but is not available on the project disclosure page.
Potential negative impacts caused by the construction of the project are expected to include pollution of the Rogun reservoir, soil erosion, clearing of vegetation, degradation of aquatic habitats, air pollution, noise, vibration and solid wastes.
AIIB Loan: US$55 million
AIIB Grant: US$3.2 million
Republic of Tajikistan: US$10.5 million