Nepal: Enhancing Road Safety, Disaster Risk Reduction, and Project Implementation Capacity
This technical assistance will complement infrastructure improvements for the Nepal: South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation Mugling–Pokhara Highway Improvement Phase 1 Project by supporting capacity building and institutional strengthening of the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport and the Department of Roads.
10 Dec 2019
Intelligent traffic management and information system for road safety developed, including the design of a safety-oriented plan to incorporate intelligent transport systems and road safety technologies in the project road
Landslide monitoring and management system for disaster risk reduction developed, including the identification of landslide-sensitive areas and the preparation of a risk monitoring and reduction plan
Procurement and contract management capacity enhanced, including training courses on procurement of works, contract management, and dispute resolution under the International Federation of Consulting Engineers.
$500,000 (Technical Assistance Special Fund)
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