Belarus: Belarus Emergency Response and Public Healthcare Support Project (AIIB-000486)

Countries
  • Belarus
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
Dmitry Pinevich, Minister of Health of the Republic of Belarus, mzrb@belcmt.by
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Education and Health
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
Not Disclosed
When disclosed, the bank did not provide this value. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ AIIB website

Updated in EWS Jun 3, 2021


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Project Description

The Project is proposed under the COVID-19 Crisis Recovery Facility (CRF) of AIIB. AIIB's support will help the Government of Belarus scale up its ongoing efforts to respond to the health consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic and be better prepared for future disease outbreaks. The Project will consist of the following two components: (1) Strengthening the national health system, in particular, to fight the Emergency COVID-19 pandemic. This component will finance procurement and installation of essential diagnostic and life-supporting medical equipment for the selected health facilities across Belarus. (2) Project management support. This component will support and finance additional costs to the mobilization of the administrative and human resources needed to implement the Project, monitor and evaluate its progress. 

 

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

TEAM LEADER:
Emil Zalinyann
emil.zalinyan@aiib.org

 

ACCESS TO INFORMATION

You can submit an information request for project information at: https://www.aiib.org/en/contact/information-request/index.html

ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF AIIB

The AIIB has established the Accountability Mechanism for Project-Affected People (PPM). The PPM provides Òan opportunity for an independent and impartial review of submissions from Project-affected people who believe they have been or are likely to be adversely affected by AIIBÕs failure to implement the ESP in situations when their concerns cannot be addressed satisfactorily through Project level GRMs or AIIB Management processes.Ó Two or more project-affected people can file a complaint. Under the current AIIB policy, when the bank co-finances a project with another development bank, it may apply the other bank's standards. You can refer to the Project Summary Information document to find out which standards apply. You can learn more about the PPM and how to file a complaint at: https://www.aiib.org/en/about-aiib/who-we-are/project-affected-peoples-mechanism/how-we-assist-you/index.html

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