Proyecto de construccion de la carretera El Salto - Monteagudo y de los tuneles Cazaderos y Cazaderitos (CAF-Boli-40441)

  • Bolivia
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Specific Location
Departamento de Chuquisaca
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Financial Institutions
  • Development Bank of Latin America (CAF)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Government of Bolivia
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  • Infrastructure
  • Transport
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Potential Rights Impacts
  • Housing & Property
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 220.00 million
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Investment Amount (USD)
Not Disclosed
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ CAF website

Updated in EWS Jun 14, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Jul 19, 2016

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Project Description

La construcción de la carretera Salto–Monteagudo, de 60 kilómetros, es el último tramo que resta en la ruta nacional Diagonal Jaime Mendoza dentro de territorio chuquisaqueño.  El objetivo de la ruta es favorecer una eficiente conexión vial regional mediante inversiones en la rehabilitación y construcción del corredor vial de integración exportadora oeste–surdel país, como al abastecimiento interno y la mejora en la seguridad vial.

La carretera Salto–Monteagudo incluye los túneles de Cazaderos (2.151 metros) y Cazaderitos (1.248 metros), consideradas las rutas subterráneas más grandes de Bolivia.

Early Warning System Project Analysis

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People Affected By This Project

Expropiación de terrenos.

Investment Description
  • Development Bank of Latin America (CAF)
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