Karakalpakstan Solid Waste Project (EBRD-50696)

Countries
  • Uzbekistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Jun 23, 2021
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Borrower
Government
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Sectors
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 70.00 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)
$ 79.95 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 @ EBRD website

Updated in EWS Apr 16, 2021

Disclosed by Bank Apr 13, 2021


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Project Description

EBRD is going to provide loan of up to US$ 70 million (EUR 57.8 million) to the Republic of Uzbekistan for the benefit of Karakalpakstan Toza Hudud, a state unitary enterprise owned by the State Committee for Ecology and Environmental Protection, to finance the modernisation of solid waste management (SWM) infrastructure in Karakalpakstan (Project).

PROJECT OBJECTIVES

The main objectives of the project is to finance the construction of new EU standards-compliant sanitary landfills, waste sorting plants, waste transfer stations and supply of special equipment and vehicles.

 

 

Investment Description
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Contact Information

COMPANY CONTACT INFORMATION

State Committee for Ecology and Environmental Protection Khusniddin Allayarovxusniddin.allayarov@eco.gov.uz+998-71-207-0770 (Ext.7006)https://www.uznature.uz/2A, Toytepa str., 100077 Tashkent, Uzbekistan

ACCESS TO INFORMATION

You can request information by emailing: accessinfo@ebrd.com or by using this electronic form: https://www.ebrd.com/eform/information-request

ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF EBRD

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You can contact the PCM at: pcm@ebrd.com or you can submit a complaint online using an online form at: http://www.ebrd.com/eform/pcm/complaint_form?language=en

You can learn more about the PCM and how to file a complaint at: http://www.ebrd.com/work-with-us/project-finance/project-complaint-mechanism.html