August 10, 2018
On August 7, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a Grant Agreement with the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Kinshasa to provide grant aid of up to 1.062 billion yen for the Project for Improvement of Road Maintenance Equipment in Kinshasa City.
The aim of the project is to improve road maintenance conditions in Kinshasa through the provision of road maintenance equipment to the public corporations in charge of road maintenance. This initiative is expected to improve the efficiency of the transportation network and the access to social services in Kinshasha.
Details for the project are provided below.
|Country||Democratic Republic of the Congo|
|Project title||The Project for Improvement of Road Maintenance Equipment in Kinshasa City|
|Planned implementation period||19 months, including detailed design work and the bidding period|
|Executing agency||Ministry of Infrastructures, Public Works and Reconstruction|
|Target region, facilities||Kinshasa|
|Specific project details (provisional)||① Equipment procurement
A total of 89 pieces of equipment, including road stabilizers, bulldozers, motor graders and combined rollers
② Consulting services
Detailed design work, bidding assistance, procurement supervision