China - Hefei-Xi'an Railway Project

The Hefei-Xi'an Railway Project (the Project) was conceived as a key intervention to promote pro-poor growth and create the employment and income-generating activities needed to reduce poverty. The Government of the Peoples Republic of China (PRC) has sought to reduce the economic disparity between inland and coastal provinces, and the Project received a high priority in the Ninth Five-Year Plan (1996-2000) and the Railways Development Plan (1998-2004).

Area of Evaluation: 

Mitigation

Thematic Cluster: 

Transport

Theme of Evaluation: 

Transport

Sub Cluster: 

Public Transport

GEF Funding: 

No

Level of Evaluation: 

Country

Region: 

East Asia and Pacific

Type of Evaluation: 

Final Evaluation

Country: 

China

Institution: 

ADB

Evaluation Author: 

Operations Evaluation Department

Year of Evaluation: 

2008