Solid Waste Management Improvement Project (ADB-45366-004)

Countries
  • Uzbekistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Tashkent City
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Nov 27, 2013
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Borrower
Government of Uzbekistan
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Sectors
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 69.00 million
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 69.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 76.00 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Apr 5, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Mar 15, 2017


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Project Description

According to ADB website, ADB is helping Uzbekistan improve solid waste management in the capital, Tashkent. The project will develop a sanitary landfill, and upgrade and modernize solid waste collection systems and management to improve the urban environment, reduce carbon emissions and improve air quality in the city. It will also support increased private sector participation, and waste reduction and recycling.

The project aims to provide an improved SWM system in Tashkent city, resulting in upgrading urban infrastructure and services. The Project will support the development of an international standard sanitary landfill, rehabilitation of transfer stations and a modernization of the waste collection and transfer fleet. The Project will also provide capacity development support and formulation of a national SWM strategy. The impact will be improved urban environment and quality of life for the residents of Tashkent city. The project is related to a closed project - ADB-45366-003: Solid Waste Management Improvement Project.

Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information

Project Officer: Hu, Ruoyu
Central and West Asia Department, ADB
No contact information provided at the time of disclosure.

Executing Agencies:
1. State Committee for Ecology and Environmental Protection
(formerly State Committee for Nature Protection)
Email Address: N.YUNUSOV@UZNATURE.UZ
Office Address: 5, Mustakillik street, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

2. Tashkent Hokimiyat (Municipality)
Email Address: TASHKENT.PROTOCOL@GMAIL.COM
Office Address: 6 Amir Temur Street, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

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