The second tranche of the program will upgrade more than 180 kilometers of roads and include community development and security plans. It will also provide capacity building for the country’s Ministry of Public Works and support implementation of the investment program and project management.
The subprojects will help improve the economy of southern Afghanistan and regional trade with the completion of CAREC Corridors 5 and 6.
- 188 kilometers Sapary–Jalalabad, Sharan–Angoor Ada, and Chan-e-Anjir–Gereshk sections) of reconstructed, rehabilitated, and appropriately maintained national and regional highways.
- Strengthened capacity of the Afghanistan Ministry of Public Works.
|Funding Agency||Amount (USD millions)||Notes|
|Asian Development Bank||149|
|Afghanistan Infrastructure Trust Fund||60|
|Government of Afghanistan||19|
|Afghanistan Infrastructure Trust Fund||27||Additional financing (approved 2013)|