Tashkent Province Sewerage Improvement Project (ADB-52045-001)

Countries
  • Uzbekistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Akhangaran, Almalyk, Angren, Bekabod, Chirchik, Chinaz Yangiyul
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Borrower
Republic of Uzbekistan
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Construction
  • Infrastructure
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 160.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 160.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Mar 18, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Mar 7, 2019


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Project Description

According to Bank documents, this project provides financing for upgrades to the centralized wastewater systems of Akhangaran, Almalyk, Angren, Bekabod, Chirchik, Yangiyul and the Chinaz urban center. The project also aims to improve sanitation practices in the rural areas of Yangiyul and Chinaz districts, and to build wastewater planning and operational capacity. 

This project has been rated medium-risk or Category B for the environment and involuntary resettlement safeguards.

Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information

Agency "Kommunhizmat" (CSA) formerly Uzbekistan Communal Services Agency "Uzkommunkhizmat"
1, Niyozbek Yuli Str.
Tashkent 100035
Republic of Uzbekistan

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