Uzbekistan: CAREC Corridor 2 Road Investment Program II

Sovereign Project | 44483-025

Summary

The PPTA output will be the TA consultants' final report that will include (i) due diligence to meet ADB's requirements for (a) technical aspects related to selection and construction of selected roads; measures that will improve road safety, maintenance management; and assessing specific institutional capacity development needs for sustainable use of the project facilities; (b) economic and financial viability and sustainability; (c) regional benefits; (iii) reviewing and updating the initial environmental examination (IEE) reports with appropriate environmental monitoring and management plans, and preparing an environmental impact assessment (EIA), if required; (iv) assessment and/or due diligence work of land acquisition and resettlement impacts, update and/or prepare social safeguard frameworks (IR and IP) for MFF as the whole if needed, and if required, resettlement plan(s) and/or indigenous people plan(s); and (v) prepare a poverty and social analysis.

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Project Name CAREC Corridor 2 Road Investment Program II
Project Number 44483-025
Country Uzbekistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7789-UZB: CAREC Corridor 2 Road Investment Program II
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 220,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The PPTA output will be the TA consultants' final report that will include (i) due diligence to meet ADB's requirements for (a) technical aspects related to selection and construction of selected roads; measures that will improve road safety, maintenance management; and assessing specific institutional capacity development needs for sustainable use of the project facilities; (b) economic and financial viability and sustainability; (c) regional benefits; (iii) reviewing and updating the initial environmental examination (IEE) reports with appropriate environmental monitoring and management plans, and preparing an environmental impact assessment (EIA), if required; (iv) assessment and/or due diligence work of land acquisition and resettlement impacts, update and/or prepare social safeguard frameworks (IR and IP) for MFF as the whole if needed, and if required, resettlement plan(s) and/or indigenous people plan(s); and (v) prepare a poverty and social analysis.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy PPTA is necessary to complete the due diligence in safeguards, economic and financial, and poverty and social areas for the proposed MFF. The PPTA will review technical due diligence carried out by the Road Fund and design institute.
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
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Discussions with local population, the Road Fund, and hokimyat or government officials, followed by discussions with village chairpersons and villagers were held.
During Project Implementation Consultations will be carried during project implementation with the Road Fund, and hokimyat or government officials, village chairpersons and villagers.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services The TA will require about 21.5 person-months of consulting services (3.5 international and 18 national) for preparing all projects under the investment program. National consulting firm will be recruited in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time). The TA, among other tasks, will adequately address the following aspects relating to the ensuing loan project: (i) proposed loan related procurement plan with suggested level of priority; and (iii) indicative implementation schedule with proposed sequencing of consultant recruitment and procurement bidding and awarding.
Responsible ADB Officer Shakeel Ahmad Khan
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Republican Road FundMinistry of Finance
29 Istiklol Street
Tashkent, 100017,Republic of Uzbekistan
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 01 Mar 2011
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 23 Jul 2011

TA 7789-UZB

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
01 Mar 2011 - 01 Mar 2011 07 Jun 2011 27 Jul 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
220,000.00 0.00 55,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 275,000.00 01 Mar 2011 184,727.00

Safeguard Documents

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Evaluation Documents

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