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Kazakhstan: Micro, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development

Sovereign (Public) Project | 49076-004 Status: Active

Project preparatory technical assistance (TA) is required to carry out the economic, financial, poverty, gender, safeguards and procurement due diligence of the Micro, Small and Medium Sized entreprise development project, to be approved in 2016. The TA will assist in ensuring that the project provides types and levels of assistance that are suitable to the development needs of this market. The TA will also support the start of implementation of the project.

Project Details

Project Officer
Dai Chang Song Central and West Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Kazakhstan
Modality
  • Technical Assistance
Sector
  • Finance
 
Project Name Micro, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development
Project Number 49076-004
Country Kazakhstan
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8918-KAZ: Micro, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Finance / Finance sector development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description Project preparatory technical assistance (TA) is required to carry out the economic, financial, poverty, gender, safeguards and procurement due diligence of the Micro, Small and Medium Sized entreprise development project, to be approved in 2016. The TA will assist in ensuring that the project provides types and levels of assistance that are suitable to the development needs of this market. The TA will also support the start of implementation of the project.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The technical assistance will support the analytical work required to carry out the economic, financial, poverty, gender, safeguards and procurement due diligence of the project.
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 Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Main stakeholders include the business community and they will be consulted, through focus groups and through the representative business associations, through project design.
During Project Implementation The team has consulted with private sector representatives, associations and has conducted a survey to inform project design.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services A total of 11 consultants will be required, 7 international and 4 national. Eight individual consultants (5 international: Micro and SME finance Specialist, Private Sector Development Specialist, Business Incubator Specialist, Procurement Specialist and Social Impact Specialist; and 3 national: Environment Specialist and Micro and SME Finance Specialist) and one firm (to recruit the 3 financial management specialists) will be recruited in accordance with ADB''s Guidelines on the Use of Consultants.
Procurement No procurement of goods.
Responsible ADB Officer Dai Chang Song
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of National Economy
Orynbor str., 8, House of Ministries, entr.7,010000 Astana, Kazakhstan
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 01 Jul 2015
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 23 Sep 2016

TA 8918-KAZ

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
01 Jul 2015 27 Jul 2015 27 Jul 2015 31 Dec 2016 30 Jun 2020 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 01 Jul 2015 826,629.50

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
International Capacity Building Program Facilitator Individual - Consulting Closed 23 Aug 2019 29 Aug 2019
Forum Seminar on the Development of Light Industry in Kazakshtan Individual - Consulting Closed 10 Jul 2019 19 Jul 2019
Database analyst Individual - Consulting Closed 13 Mar 2019 19 Mar 2019
Micro, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development (International SME Finance Specialist) Individual - Consulting Closed 07 Sep 2017 13 Sep 2017

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor Contractor Address Executing Agency Contract Description Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
Project Preparatory Technical Assistance 8918 08 Jan 2016 Aarc Limited (Irish Republic) 41 Hughes Road East, Walkinstown Walkins in 12, Ireland, Leinster Dublin 12 Irela [email protected]/[email protected] Ministry of National Economy 183,152.00

Procurement Plan

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