Enhanced Road Access Project Additional Financing (WB-P165943)

Countries
  • Samoa
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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
May 31, 2018
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Borrower
Government of Samoa
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Infrastructure
  • Transport
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 3.36 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 3.36 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jun 19, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Feb 5, 2018


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Project Description

The project objective is to restore key road sector assets damaged by extreme weather events and enhance the climate resilience of critical roads and bridges in Samoa. The Government decided that their needs would be best met by the full replacement of two bridges which are Leone Bridge and Mali’oli’o Bridge, rather than rehabilitating them.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
World Bank
Sean David Michaels
Infrastructure Specialist
 
Implementing Agencies
Land Transport Authority
Leasi Galuvao
CEO
galuvao@lta.gov.ws

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