Peshawar Sustainable Bus Rapid Transit Corridor Project (ADB-48289-002)

Countries
  • Pakistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
A
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Voting Date
Jun 30, 2017
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Borrower
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Urban Mobility Authority
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Sectors
  • Law and Government
  • Transport
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 485.00 million
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 335.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 587.00 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Nov 28, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Jul 3, 2017


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Project Description
This project funds a sustainable urban transport system in Peshawar by building an integrated BRT corridor and associated facilities and project management and institutional development to BRT operations.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
This project is financed by: Asian Development Bank (Loan): US$ 335 million Agence Francaise de Developpement (Loan): US$ 75 million European Investment Bank (Loan): US$ 75 million
Contact Information
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Urban Mobility Authority Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan TransPeshawar (The Urban Mobility Company) JAVED.IQBAL@ASP.ORG.PK Transport and Mass-Transit Department, Civil Secretariat, Peshawar, Pakistan 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