Support to the Advisory Group on Railway Sector Development


As part of the Afghanistan National Railway Plan, the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan wishes to expedite the construction of the Mazar-i-Sharif to Herat railway line (the MHR), which would connect with the existing Mazar-i-Shari to Hairatan railway line, and the Herat to Senghan line being constructed in phases.

Expected Outcome

Roadmap for development of Afghanistan's railway subsector updated

Expected Outputs

  • Meetings of the Advisory Group completed
  • Project concepts prepared and prioritized
  • Institutional transition plan completed

Project Types

Technical Assistance


Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
Asian Development Bank 0.225
Total 0.225