Second Road Asset Management Project (ADB-41123-014)

Countries
  • Cambodia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
U
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Dec 11, 2014
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Borrower
Government of Cambodia, Ministry of Public Works and Transport
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Transport
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 2.20 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Oct 12, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Mar 31, 2017


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Project Description
According to ADB website, the project aims to assist the Government of Cambodia with periodic maintenance of the national and provincial roads administered by the Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MPWT). The project's original concept is aimed to (i) assist MPWT in the periodic maintenance of about 515 kilometers (km) of MPWT roads; and (ii) help to create a sustainable road maintenance regime by strengthening capacity at MPWT by (a) improving the maintenance and management of its road network; (b) strengthening axle load control operations; and (c) further strengthening the process of privatizing MPWT's force account units. The project will also support a community-based road safety program, and an HIV/AIDS and human trafficking awareness and prevention program, with sufficient gender considerations.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Project Officer: Erdene, Oyunchimeg Southeast Asia Department No contact information provided at the time of disclosure ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main