GrCF2 W2 - Semey Solid Waste Management (EBRD-50142)

  • Kazakhstan
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Financial Institutions
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
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Project Status
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Voting Date
Dec 22, 2020
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  • Infrastructure
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 11.39 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Currency conversion note:
Bank reported KZT 4,790,000,128.00
Converted using 2020-12-22 exchange rate.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 16.21 million
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Currency conversion note:
Bank reported 6,819,999,744.00
Converted using 2020-12-22 exchange rate.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ EBRD website

Updated in EWS Jan 23, 2021

Disclosed by Bank Dec 28, 2020

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Project Description

Under this project EBRD provides loan to government of Kazakhstan for the modernisation of the solid waste management (SWM) system in the city of Semey.  

It will include:

(i) the construction of an EU standards compliant sanitary landfill

(ii) the construction of a modern integrated mechanical and biological solid waste treatment facility (MBT) at the new sanitary landfill site;

(iii) the rehabilitation of the waste collection points in Semey and (iv) the closure and remediation of the existing landfill.


The project will reduce Green House Gas emissions, increase waste recycling and recovery rates and improve environmental, health and safety standards. It will support the commercialisation, sustainability and better quality of SWM services. 



Investment Description
Private Actors Description



SCE Keleshek, a municipal company 100 per cent owned by the City Akimat.


Contact Information


Mr. Maksut Nigmetov, Acting Director, SCE 701 059 0193110 Dostoevsky street, Semey, 071400, Republic of Kazakhstan


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