Kyrgyz Republic: Investment Climate Improvement Program

Sovereign Project | 41544-012

Summary

The TA aims to support sustainable economic growth through improved business environment and investment climate. The TA will develop a medium-term strategy and action plan for addressing key impediments to private sector development.

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Project Name Investment Climate Improvement Program
Project Number 41544-012
Country Kyrgyz Republic
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7067-KGZ: Investment Climate Improvement Program
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector Public sector management - Economic affairs management
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The TA aims to support sustainable economic growth through improved business environment and investment climate. The TA will develop a medium-term strategy and action plan for addressing key impediments to private sector development.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Sustainable economic growth through improved business environment and investment climate.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Comprehensive reform agenda and time-bound action plan addopted.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs The main output will include: (i) diagnostic analysis to identify binding constraints to private sector development, (ii) assessment of technical and vocational training needs for market-oriented entrepreneurship, (iii) concrete policy recommendations for improving business environment and investment climate, (iv) specific measures for ensuring reform implementation and enforcement through appropriate institutional framework and the use of ICT, and (v) capacity building of MEDT and relevant agencies. These outputs will form the building blocks for the design of the proposed program cluster.
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Kyrgyz Republic
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
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 TA will require about 15 person-months of services of international consultants and 15 person-months of services of domestic consultants. The consultants will be selected and engaged by ADB on an individual basis, and in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2007, as amended from time to time), and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for the selection and engagement of domestic consultants. The consultants will prepare an inception report within 1 month following TA inception, a mid-term report during the third month of implementation, and a draft final report at least two weeks before TA completion. The consultants will be responsible for procurement of goods and services required for the TA. Equipment will be procured through the shopping method according to ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2007, as amended from time to time), and will be transferred to MEDT upon TA completion.
Responsible ADB Officer Michiel Van der Auwera
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Economic RegulationMr. Sanjar T. Mukanbetov, Deputy Ministersmukanbetov@mtvp.gov.kgChui Avenue, Bishkek 720002 Kyrgyz Republic
Timetable
Concept Clearance 10 Mar 2007
Fact Finding 30 Oct 2007 to 09 Nov 2007
MRM -
Approval 07 Mar 2008
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 28 Oct 2008

TA 7067-KGZ

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
07 Mar 2008 31 Mar 2008 31 Mar 2008 31 Aug 2008 31 Mar 2009 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 07 Mar 2008 493,766.10
Title Document Type Document Date
Investment Climate Improvement Program Design and Monitoring Frameworks Jul 2008
Preparing the Investment Climate Improvement Program Technical Assistance Reports Mar 2008

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