Railway Sector Development in CAREC Countries


The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will accelerate the sound development of the railway subsector in CAREC countries through (i) railway transport market research, (ii) project identification and preparation, (iii) knowledge sharing, and (iv) capacity development.

Expected Outcome

Railway investments in CAREC countries prioritized to match market opportunities and backed by sector reforms

Expected Outputs

  • Subregional rail traffic model developed
  • Project preparation facility established
  • Knowledge products completed
  • Capacity of executing agencies in project preparation improved

Project Types

Technical Assistance


Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
People’s Republic of China (PRC) Poverty Reduction and Regional Cooperation Fund 1
United Kingdom Fund for Asia Regional Trade and Connectivity 1 Under the Regional Cooperation and Integration Financing Partnership Facility
Total 2