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 Name||Investment Climate Improvement Program|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|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.|
|Description of Outcome||Comprehensive reform agenda and time-bound action plan addopted.|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|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|
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
|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||Van der Auwera, Michiel|
|Responsible ADB Department||Central and West Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD|
Ministry of Economic Regulation
Mr. Sanjar T. Mukanbetov, Deputy Minister
Chui Avenue, Bishkek 720002 Kyrgyz Republic
|Concept Clearance||10 Mar 2007|
|Fact Finding||30 Oct 2007 to 09 Nov 2007|
|Approval||07 Mar 2008|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||28 Oct 2008|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|07 Mar 2008||31 Mar 2008||31 Mar 2008||31 Aug 2008||31 Mar 2009||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|500,000.00||0.00||100,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||600,000.00||07 Mar 2008||493,766.10|
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|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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