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Belarus: Pathways to Growth and Prosperity

October 12, 2016

Belarus serves as an important transit corridor for the region. Well-kept roads connect people to public amenities and reduce travel time, vehicle operation costs, and accident risks. Through the Road Upgrading and Modernization Project, the World Bank has helped Belarus to upgrade 53 km of a highway segment between Minsk and Gomel, and over 87 km of the highway linking Minsk and Grodno will be upgraded by 2018.