Healthcare Operations and Planning Enhancement Project (ADB-57315-001)

Regions
  • Europe and Central Asia
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Countries
  • Kazakhstan
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Approved
Stage of the project cycle. Stages vary by development bank and can include: pending, approval, implementation, and closed or completed.
Bank Risk Rating
U
Environmental and social categorization assessed by the development bank as a measure of the planned project’s environmental and social impacts. A higher risk rating may require more due diligence to limit or avoid harm to people and the environment. For example, "A" or "B" are risk categories where "A" represents the highest amount of risk. Results will include projects that specifically recorded a rating, all other projects are marked ‘U’ for "Undisclosed."
Voting Date
Jan 31, 2024
Date when project documentation and funding is reviewed by the Board for consideration and approval. Some development banks will state a "board date" or "decision date." When funding approval is obtained, the legal documents are accepted and signed, the implementation phase begins.
Borrower
Government of Kazakhstan
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
Sectors
  • Education and Health
  • Infrastructure
  • Technical Cooperation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, guarantee, technical assistance, advisory services, equity and fund.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.16 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Grant Amount (USD)
$ 0.16 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.16 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Feb 5, 2024

Disclosed by Bank Feb 1, 2024


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Project Description
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As stated by the ADB, the proposed technical assistance will support Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan (MOH) and Turar Healthcare with health sector planning, including sector analysis, master planning of health services, hospital infrastructure planning, project identification, and related capacity building. Improved healthcare planning will help establish an integrated, modernized, and climate-friendly health services network to achieve better quality and efficiency of public health services towards Universal Health Coverage and Sustainable Development Goals.

The Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan has identified health infrastructure development as a priority and has requested ADB to assist with sector analysis, master planning, hospital design, project scoping, and related capacity building.

Investment Description
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Private Actors Description
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As stated by the ADB, the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan has established Turar Healthcare as the National Operator with the aim of modernizing state health services. This includes plans to develop university and multidisciplinary hospitals and primary health care facilities to be funded either by the state or as public-private partnership.

Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - Turar Healthcare Contractor Education and Health

Contact Information
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ADB Team Leader:

Brian Chin - Senior Health Specialist 

No contacts provided at the time of disclosure.

Contractor - Turar Healthcare:

Address: Floor 5, Block 17 B, 8 Mangilik El Avenue, Astana
Phone: +7(7172) 47 26 65
Email: info@turar.kz
Website: https://turar.kz/

Executing Agency - Ministry of Health:

No contacts available at the time of disclosure.

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