CASA 1000-CSP Posted Date: 03/08/2014

MRRD will implement the Community Support Program for the Central Asia-South Asia Electricity Transmission and Trade Project (CASA-1000).  CASA 1000 will facilitate the trade of electricity between electricity surplus producing countries of Central Asia and electricity deficit countries in South Asia.  The transmission line passes through or is close to some 700 communities in 23 districts in 6 provinces and MRRD will work with these communities providing grants to fund infrastructure sub-projects, with power-sector sub-project being given a priority...More