Sustainable Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Development Project - Second Additional Financing (WB-P181421)

Regions
  • Europe and Central Asia
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Countries
  • Kyrgyzstan
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Proposed
Stage of the project cycle. Stages vary by development bank and can include: pending, approval, implementation, and closed or completed.
Bank Risk Rating
B
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."
Borrower
Government of Kyrgyzstan
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
Sectors
  • Water and Sanitation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 7.64 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)
$ 7.64 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.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Dec 23, 2023

Disclosed by Bank Oct 17, 2023


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Project Description
If provided by the financial institution, the Early Warning System Team writes a short summary describing the purported development objective of the project and project components. Review the complete project documentation for a detailed description.

As stated by the World Bank, the project development objectives are to assist the Kyrgyz Republic to: (i) improve access to and quality of water supply and sanitation services in the Participating Rural Communities; and (ii) strengthen capacity of the Recipient's institutions in the water supply and sanitation sector.

Early Warning System Project Analysis
For a project with severe or irreversible impacts to local community and natural resources, the Early Warning System Team may conduct a thorough analysis regarding its potential impacts to human and environmental rights.

As stated by the World Bank, the risk category has been assigned on the basis of a "partial assessment".

Investment Description
Here you can find a list of individual development financial institutions that finance the project.

The financing consits of an IDA Credit.

Private Actors Description
A Private Actor is a non-governmental body or entity that is the borrower or client of a development project, which can include corporations, private equity and banks. This describes the private actors and their roles in relation to the project, when private actor information is disclosed or has been further researched.

As stated on its website, the ARIS, an autonomous agency established by the Kyrgyz Republic, has the authority to execute the project consistent with the laws and regulations of the Kyrgyz Republic and with the legal and project agreements between the Kyrgyz Republic and IDA.

The founders of the Agency are:

  • the Administration of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic;
  • the Union of Legal Entities “Association of Local Self-Governments of Villages and Settlements of the Kyrgyz Republic”
  • the Public Association “Counterpart-Sheriktesh”
Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - Community Development and Investment Agency (ARIS) Contractor Law and Government

Contact Information
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World Bank Team Leaders:

Verena Schaidreiter - Water Supply and Sanitation Specialist
Odete Duarte Muximpua - Senior Water Supply and Sanitation Specialist

No contacts provided at the time of disclosure.

Borrower - Ministry of Finance:

Nurbek Akjolov - Head of International Cooperation Department
Email: n.akjolov@minfin.kg

Implementing Agency - Community Development and Investment Agency (ARIS):

Erlan Kochubay uulu - Project Coordinator
Email: kbostonbaev@aris.kg
Website: https://www.aris.kg/index.php?lang=en
Address: Bokonbaev str. 102, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

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ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF THE WORLD BANK

The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing ipanel@worldbank.org. Information on how to file a complaint and a complaint request form are available at: https://www.inspectionpanel.org/how-to-file-complaint

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