HomeFATA Rural Roads


Grant Amount: US$ 16 million
Project Effectiveness Date: December 2012.
Project Closing Date: December 2015
Status: Completed
Geographical Area:
Bajaur and Orakzai Agencies of FATA.

Implementing Agency

Works and Services Department.

PCNA Priority (Pillar)

Strategic Objective 3: Ensure the Delivery of Basic Services.


To increase year round access for rural population in the conflict hit areas covered by the Project.


The people of selected agencies of FATA, through improved access to livelihood opportunities and social capital.


Achievements on completion of project

  •  A total of seven rural roads (three in Bajaur and four in Orakzai) were constructed. The total length of the constructed rural roads is 50 km, giving access to about 50,000 people.
  • There is evidence (captured by traffic data at the end of the project) that the project improved rural access and mobility through the construction of all-weather paved roads on the existing non-motorable dirt tracks.