Turkmenistan–Afghanistan–Pakistan–India (TAPI) Natural Gas Pipeline Project, Phase II


This technical assistance (TA) was primarily a follow-up on the recommendations of the risk analysis and risk mitigation study under the Phase 1 TA and was designed as an integral part of the preparation for development of a natural gas pipeline from Turkmenistan to off-take points in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India.

Expected Outcome

Strengthened regional cooperation, particularly on energy trading

Expected Outputs

The TA consisted of (i) Part A—a study on gas storage in Pakistan, and (ii) Part B—advisory services that facilitated discussions and review of various project agreements.

Project Types

Technical Assistance


Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
Asian Development Bank 0.7
Total 0.7