Azerbaijan: MFF - Water Supply and Sanitation Investment Program (Facility Concept)

Sovereign Project | 42408-013

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Project Name MFF - Water Supply and Sanitation Investment Program (Facility Concept)
Project Number 42408-013
Country Azerbaijan
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
MFF Facility Concept 0032-AZE: MFF - Water Supply and Sanitation Investment Program (Facility Concept)
Ordinary capital resources US$ 600.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Water supply and sanitation

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description To be determined
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Improved public health and environment in participating towns
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Improved coverage, and the continuity and quality of water supplies and wastewater disposal in participating towns
Progress Toward Outcome Nakhchivan water supply and sewerage network construction ongoing.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

A: Water Supply and Sanitation Infrastructure Rehabilitated and Improved

A.1 Rehabilitated, replaced, and expanded piped-water supply systems, water works, and treatment facilities in participating towns

A.2. Water quality monitoring system developed and implemented

A.3 Rehabilitated, replaced and expanded sewerage networks

A.4 New wastewater treatment plants constructed in participating towns

B. Improved WSS management and planning

B.1 Institutions improved for WSS service delivery

B.2 Capacity developed for better system planning, operations and maintenance

B.3 Cost recovery enhanced through metering, billing and collection tariffs

B.4 Efficiency increased for timely processing of effective WSS projects

B.5 Twinning arrangement finalized with an external WSS utility to support capacity development

B.6 Consumers mainstreamed on Investment Program implementation

C. Program Management Facility established

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Output A: Civil works contract for Nakhchivan water supply and sewerage (WSS) network awarded in May 2010. Civil works for Goychay WSS network and Nakhchivan water treatment plant (WTP) planned to commence in October 2011.

Output B: Tariffs increased in Feb 2011 to recover part O&M. Institutional effectiveness support being planned by Investment Program consultants.

Output C: Investment Program consultants appointed under AZERSU and SAWMA Program Management Facilities. Detailed designs for Agjabedi and Beylagan completed. Designs for Balakan are pending and await Government decision on the town jurisdiction and expanding WSS services.

Geographical Location Agdash, Goychay, Nakhchivan, Balakan, Agdjabedi, Beylagan, the peri-urban areas surrounding Baku, and other developing urban centers.
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects -
Involuntary Resettlement -
Indigenous Peoples -
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Town Water Users Association (TWUA) and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) were consulted during project design.
During Project Implementation TWUA and NGOs will be consulted during project implementation. Local communities will also be consulted.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services Consultants will be recruited using ADB's quality-and cost-based selection procedures, and individual consultant selection procedures in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2007, as amended from time to time).
Procurement All procurement under the MFF will be carried out in accordance with ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2007, as amended from time to time). A procurement plan will be prepared for each tranche under the MFF.
Responsible ADB Officer Sanjay Joshi
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
State Amelioration & Water Mgmt Committee(SAWMCNARAsger Asgerovnakhuwss@mail.azNakhchivan
AzerSu Joint Stock Company (AZERSU)Farid Mammadovf.mammadov@azersu.azBaku
Timetable
Concept Clearance 07 May 2009
Fact Finding 03 May 2009 to 20 May 2009
MRM 07 Jul 2009
Approval 23 Sep 2009
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 27 May 2009
Last PDS Update 02 Sep 2011

MFF Facility Concept 0032-AZE

Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 800.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 600.00 - 0.00 0.00 %
Counterpart 200.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 - 0.00 0.00 %

Safeguard Documents

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Title Document Type Document Date
MFF - Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Program (Updated) Environmental Assessment and Review Framework Oct 2011
Water Supply and Sanitation Investment Program Resettlement Frameworks May 2009
Water Supply and Sanitation Investment Program Environmental Assessment and Review Framework May 2009

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