“The updated plan recommends several urgently needed actions to help
The strategy focuses on
“The expansion of a strong and efficient transport infrastructure is the backbone of connectivity. The master plan lays out the future path of transport infrastructure development and maintenance in the country,” said
The Transport Sector Master Plan Update is a follow-up to the Road Sector Master Plan from 2006 to 2016, which ADB helped prepare. The plan set out a strategy for the development of a road network, envisaging a 5-year program period. The plan identified about 12,000 kilometers of priority projects, covering regional, national, and provincial roads. As of mid-2016, approximately 80 percent of the 2006 Road Sector Master Plan was completed.
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