Uzbekistan: Healthcare Emergency Response Project (AIIB-000402)

Countries
  • Uzbekistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Borrower
Jasur Karshibaev, Director, Department of internal and external public debt,, Ministry of Finance
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Humanitarian Response
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Investment Type(s)
Fund
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 100.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 100.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ AIIB website

Updated in EWS Sep 28, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Jul 10, 2020


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Project Description

The proposed fund-100 million USD is allocated by AIIB for strengthening the public health emergency response and preparedness in Uzbekistan through upgrading national laboratories, developing surveillance systems, and building case management capacity to address the on-going COVID-19 pandemic as well as to enhance the country's resilience and preparedness to cope with future public health disasters.

PROJECT OBJECTIVE

The project scope will consist of the following three interlinked components:

Component 1. Strengthening national laboratory system.

Component 2. Establishing national surveillance and response capacity.

Component 3. Building Case Management Capacity.

 

 

 

Investment Description
  • Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)
Contact Information

ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF AIIB

In addition, the AIIB has a Bank Oversight Mechanism. According to AIIB's policies, "people who believe they have been or are likely to be adversely affected by a failure of the Bank to implement the ESP may also submit complaints to the Bank's oversight mechanism in accordance with the policies and procedures to be established by the Bank for such mechanism." However, at the time of writing, it is unclear what the exact scope and function of this Oversight Mechanism will be.

IMPLEMENTATION AGENCY

Bobur Yuldashev

Head, Department for Material-technical Base Development and Attraction of Investments, Agency for sanitary-epidemiological wellbeing

bobur.yuldashev.moh@gmail.com

BORROWER

Jasur Karshibaev

Director, Department of internal and external public debt,
Ministry of Finance

jkarshibaev@mf.uz