APPROVAL DATE: Nov. 05, 2018 SECTOR: TRANSPORT REGION: BANGLADESH
Bangladesh: Sylhet to Tamabil Road Upgradation Project
The subject project will improve cross-border connectivity between Bangladesh and India via a safe and efficient road link between Sylhet and Tamabil. Project activities include civil works, consulting services, operation and maintenance support and capacity building. The purpose of the project preparation grant is to support the client to develop proper environmental and social safeguard documents to manage the anticipated large amount of resettlement under a tight implementation schedule and to enhance the technical design up to the higher standards. Most importantly, the grant will strengthen the project implementation unit by filling in critical skills gaps.