Central Asia Hydrometeorology Modernization Project (CAHMP) Additional Financing (WB-P164780)

Regions
  • Europe and Central Asia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Countries
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Tajikistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Voting Date
Aug 1, 2018
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Sectors
  • Climate and Environment
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 11.50 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)
$ 11.50 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 @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 17, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Jan 18, 2018


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Project Description

According to Bank documents, this project provides additional financing to improve the accuracy and timeliness of hydromet services in Central Asia, with a particular focus on the Kyrgyz Republic and the Republic of Tajikistan. Components include the scaling up of existing activities in the original project approved in 2011, including procurement of hydrometeorological equipment, and the implementation of new activities. 

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

The recipients of the additional financing will be the Kyrgyz Republic (US$5.0 million), the Republic of Tajikistan (US$3.0 million) and the Executive Committee of the International Fund for Saving the Aral Sea (EC IFAS – US$3.5 million), based on requests from the Government of Tajikistan, from the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic, and from EC-IFAS.

Contact Information

Implementing Agencies
Tajikhydromet
Abdualimov Rasul
Deputy Director
abdualimov@mail.ru

Kyrgyzhydromet
Zarylbek Itibaev
Head of Agency
meteokg@elcat.kg 

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