Second Rural Transport Improvement Project


A. Rural Accessibility Improvement: This component comprises of sub-components:

Upazila Road Rehabilitation and Maintenance; 1113.12 km;

Union Road Rehabilitation and Maintenance; 320 km;

B. Institutional Development, Capacity Building and Governance Enhancement of LGED: Under this component supports provide to strengthen the overall institutional capacity of LGED including personnel capacity building, develop and reviews policy and strategies, action plan, design, manuals, guideline and IT related systems and application to foster its operations and integration. This effort enhances LGED performance, governance, and accountability.

C. Rural Transport Safety:

This component covers rural transport safety issues including technical assistance for integrating road safety engineering measures and raising awareness at the community level.

D. Contingency Emergency Response:

This component deal with the contingent emergency response. If an adverse natural disaster occurs that cause a major calamity, the GoB may request the Bank to re-allocate project fund to support response and reconstruction. 

Unique Perspectives of the Project:

  • Electronic Government Procurement: RTIP-II follows e-GP in procurement that enhances free, fair and transparent practices;

  • Environmental and Social Assessment and Mitigation Measures: The project is guided by the GoB and the World Bank environmental and social safeguard policy to implement infrastructural development works;

  • Environmental and Social Safeguard: RTIP-II is guided by the GoB and The World Bank environmental and social safeguard policies while implementing infrastructural  development works

  • Suggestion and Complaints Mechanism (SCM):  To encourage project beneficiaries to provide suggestion and lodge complaints on project activities the Suggestion and Complaint Committee (SCC) and the Grievance Redress Committee (GRC) have been formed at district and upazila level.

At a Glance
Short Title: RTIP-2
Ministry: LGRD
Executing Agency: LGED
Approval Ref: 028.2010 part-1-516, 20/11/2012
Project Code: 224046000
Sector: Rural
Status: Ongoing Investment Project
Funded By: IDA, WB.
Budget: BDT 481970.22 Lakh
Start Date: Jul-2012
Completion Date: Jun-2021
Name of PD: Md. Sohrab Ali