Kyrgyz Republic: Southern Agriculture Area Development Project

Sovereign Project | 31196-013

Summary

The Project's expected impact is: a sustainable increase in farm incomes. The expected outcome of the Project is a sustainable increase in land productivity and profitability.

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Project Name Southern Agriculture Area Development Project
Project Number 31196-013
Country Kyrgyz Republic
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0073-KGZ: Southern Agriculture Area Development Project
Asian Development Fund US$ 5.00 million
Loan 2314-KGZ: Southern Agriculture Area Development Project
Asian Development Fund US$ 15.00 million
Grant 0112-KGZ: Southern Agriculture Area Development Project
Global Environment Facility US$ 2.50 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agricultural production - Agro-industry, marketing, and trade
Finance - Infrastructure finance and investment funds
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The Project's expected impact is: a sustainable increase in farm incomes. The expected outcome of the Project is a sustainable increase in land productivity and profitability.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location The Project was to cover three southern oblasts: Batken, Jalalabad and Osh.
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services

The Project will provide a total of 2,665 person-months of consulting services, comprising 106 person-months of international consultants and 2,559 person-months of national consultants. The international consultants and the length of their service (in person-months in parentheses) are as follows: team leader (27); monitoring and evaluation specialist (13), sociologist (4), farm and agribusiness development specialist (23), irrigation and drainage engineer (9), pasture management specialist (14), GIS specialist (3) and orchard management specialist (5), and unallocated (8). Unallocated person-months will be used to finance international consulting services for aspects found necessary during project implementation. National consultants and the length of their service (in person-months in parentheses) are as follows: project manager (72), deputy project managers (216), financial manager (72), accountants (210), procurement manager (69), lawyer (69), monitoring and evaluation manager (69), senior sociologist (69), environmental monitoring specialist (69), monitoring and evaluation specialist (69), regional engineer (48), draftsmen (90), design supervisors (180), construction supervisors (144), site supervisors (348), trainee engineers (144), senior farm development specialist (69), civil engineer (69), senior pasture management specialist (69), pasture management specialists (138), orchard management specialist (69). In addition the project will employ community coordinators (1,080). The international and national consultants will provide project support and capacity development for advisory services in agriculture and agribusiness, irrigation and drainage, land improvement practices, and project management, including monitoring and evaluation.

The international and national consultants will be recruited in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants, using full technical proposals, quality and cost-based (QCBS).

Procurement All ADB financed procurement will follow ADB's Procurement Guidelines. ADB will finance procurement of vehicles, materials and equipment. Contracts valued at $1 million equivalent or more will be procured through International Competitive Bidding (ICB). Contracts valued at less than $1 million equivalent may follow ICB, National Competitive Bidding (NCB), or Limited International Bidding (LIB) as determined by the particular circumstances of the contract package. Below $100,000, procurement may follow the Shopping procedure.
Responsible ADB Officer Randall Jones
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Min of Agriculture, Wtr Res & Processing IndustryMr. AidaralievSovetskaya Str 175a
2nd Flr. Bishkek, 720011
Kyrgyz
Timetable
Concept Clearance 01 Dec 2005
Fact Finding 17 Sep 2006 to 20 Oct 2006
MRM 17 Nov 2006
Approval 29 Jan 2007
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 29 May 2007
Last PDS Update 16 Apr 2010

Grant 0073-KGZ

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
29 Jan 2007 31 May 2007 10 Sep 2007 31 Dec 2013 - 03 Nov 2009
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 5.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 5.00 29 Jan 2007 0.05 0.00 1%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 29 Jan 2007 0.05 0.00 1%

Grant 0112-KGZ

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
15 May 2008 - - 31 Dec 2013 - -
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 2.50 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 0.00 15 May 2008 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 2.50 15 May 2008 0.00 0.00 0%

Loan 2314-KGZ

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
29 Jan 2007 31 May 2007 10 Sep 2007 31 Dec 2013 - 03 Nov 2009
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 23.73 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 15.00 29 Jan 2007 0.03 0.00 100%
Counterpart 8.73 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 29 Jan 2007 0.03 0.00 100%

Safeguard Documents

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