Delegates from CAREC member countries discuss how to make roads sustainable. From left: Mereke Pshembayev, chairman, Road Committee, Ministry of Investments and Development, Kazakhstan ; Marina Asankulova, head, Strategic Development and Investments Division, Ministry of Transport and Communications of Kyrgyz Republic; Salima Beishenova, lead specialist, Road Transport Department, Ministry of Transport and Communications, Kyrgyz Republic; Nazri Shamsmuhammad, deputy minister, International Relations Department of the Ministry of Transport of Tajikistan; and Fayzimad Hakimov, head, Land Transport Department, Ministry of Transport and CAREC Transport Sector Focal Point of Tajikistan.
Senior transport officials representing 10 CAREC member countries shared good practices on
- financing road maintenance,
- setting up contractual models,
- improving institutional arrangements, and
- mainstreaming road asset management.
The event was held following the 14th CAREC Transport Sector Coordinating Committee Meeting.