Armenia: Urban Development in Secondary Cities

Sovereign Project | 45415-001 Status: Closed


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Project Name Urban Development in Secondary Cities
Project Number 45415-001
Country Armenia
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8361-ARM: Urban Development in Secondary Cities
Urban Environmental Infrastructure Fund under the Urban Financing Partnership Facility US$ 660,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Energy utility services

Industry and trade - Trade and services

Information and communication technology - ICT industries and ICT-enabled services

Transport - Transport policies and institutional development - Urban public transport

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Other urban services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development - Urban slum development - Urban solid waste management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Armenia/Vanadzor/Lori,Armenia/Gyumri/Shirak,Armenia/Dilijan/Tavush,Armenia/Jermuk/Jermuk

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Consultations with stakeholders were held during project processing.
During Project Implementation Meetings with stakeholders will be held during project implementation.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Two types of consultants will be recruited under the TA: a group of individual consultants, and one local communication and marketing agency. The team of individual consultants will comprise seven international individual consultants supported by three national consultants. They will be recruited through ADB's Consultant Management System and will cover the following expertise: urban planning, urban infrastructure, urban financing, institutional, economic development, economic analysis, tourism, and cultural heritage development. They will prioritize a project list in the four secondary cities. Consultants will be recruited in line with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time).
Procurement Procurement financed under the technical assistance will be done according to ADB Procurement Guidelines.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Cesar Emilio Llorens Alvarez
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Territorial Administration and Emergency Situations
Vache B. Terteryan, First Deputy Minister
Government Building 2, Republic Square, Yerevan 0010 Armenia


Concept Clearance 05 Dec 2012
Fact Finding 28 Jul 2012 to 04 Aug 2012
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 24 Sep 2015

TA 8361-ARM

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
29 Apr 2013 03 Jul 2013 03 Jul 2013 30 Sep 2015 30 Dec 2015 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 660,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 660,000.00 29 Apr 2013 533,910.00
Title Document Type Document Date
Urban Development in Secondary Cities Technical Assistance Reports Apr 2013

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