North–South Corridor (Kvesheti–Kobi) Road Project


The Government of Georgia is making substantial investments in infrastructure intended to take advantage of its location and tourism attractions, and is emphasizing the country's transit trade through development of the East–West and North–South transport corridors. The East–West Highway is part of Corridor 2 of the CAREC Program, and connects to the North South Corridor at Mtskheta, directly north of Tbilisi.

Expected Outcome

Connectivity, safety, and livelihoods along the North-South Corridor improved

Expected Outputs

  • Project roads constructed, and road safety awareness increased
  • Khada Valley visitor center established
  • Capacity of the Roads Department for project and contract management enhanced

Project Types



Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
Asian Development Bank 415
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development 60
Government of Georgia 83.6
Total 558.6