Project Details
Community-Based Local Road Upgrading and Maintenance in the Western Region of Mongolia
Country:Mongolia
Sector:Transport
Summary:The project involves
  • improvement of about 33.5 kilometers (km) in 10 locations of local-access and soum-center roads; and
  • establishment of a community-based system for rural-access and soum-center road maintenance.
Expected Outcome:The project will improve the quality of life in remote rural areas (soum centers) in the western region of Mongolia due to the availability of sustainable rural-access and soum-center roads to main roads.
Expected Outputs:
  • About 33.5 km of improved local-access and soum-center roads; and
  • a community-based system for rural-access and soum-center road maintenance established.
Date Approved:2008
Status:Completed
Expected Completion:2014
Funding Type:Grant
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $2 million
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page