Regional : Addressing Health Threats in Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Countries and the Caucasus

Sovereign Project | 54124-001

Project Details

Project Name
Addressing Health Threats in Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Countries and the Caucasus
Project Number
54124-001
Country / Economy
  • Regional
  • Afghanistan
  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Georgia
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kyrgyz Republic
  • Mongolia
  • Pakistan
  • China, People's Republic of
  • Tajikistan
  • Turkmenistan
  • Uzbekistan
Project Status
Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance
  • Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6535-REG: Addressing Health Threats in Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Countries and the Caucasus
Source Amount
Regional Cooperation and Integration Fund US$ 500,000.00
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 3.00 million
People's Republic of China Poverty Reduction and Regional Cooperation Fund US$ 400,000.00
TA 6535-REG: Addressing Health Threats in Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Countries and the Caucasus
Source Amount
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 425,000.00
Operational Priorities
  • OP1: Addressing remaining poverty and reducing inequalities
  • OP2: Accelerating progress in gender equality
  • OP6: Strengthening governance and institutional capacity
  • OP7: Fostering regional cooperation and integration
Sector / Subsector
  • Health / Health system development

Gender
Effective gender mainstreaming
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Healthy lives ensured and well-being for all at all ages promoted (Sustainable Development Goal 3) in CAREC and the Caucasus region

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome

Joint approaches to regional health challenges strengthened

Progress Toward Outcome

Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs

Capacity to respond to COVID-19 pandemic enhanced

Capacity to prevent, prepare for, and respond to regional health threats developed.

Regional health cooperation strategy toward 2030 and investment framework (2022 - 2026) developed.

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Afghanistan - Nation-wide; Armenia - Nation-wide; Azerbaijan - Nation-wide; China - Nation-wide; Georgia - Nation-wide; Kazakhstan - Nation-wide; Kyrgyz Republic - Nation-wide; Mongolia - Nation-wide; Pakistan - Nation-wide; Tajikistan - Nation-wide; Turkmenistan - Nation-wide; Uzbekistan - Nation-wide

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation

During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Contact

Responsible ADB Officer
Ramesh, Kirthi
Responsible ADB Department
Sectors Group
Responsible ADB Division
Human and Social Development Sector Office (SG-HSD)
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

Timetable

Concept Clearance
22 Apr 2020
Fact Finding
10 Mar 2020 to 10 Mar 2020
MRM
-
Approval
13 Jul 2020
Last Review Mission
-
Last PDS Update
16 Jul 2020

Funding

TA 6535-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
13 Jul 2020 - 13 Jul 2020 31 Jul 2023 31 Dec 2024 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
3,925,000.00 400,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4,325,000.00
Cumulative Disbursements
Date Amount
05 Apr 2024 2,042,075.36

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
National Public Health Expert for Pakistan Individual - Consulting Closed
Implementation Support for Pillar 3 of the CAREC Health Strategy 2030 Firm - Consulting Closed
Supporting the implementation of digital health pilots Firm - Consulting Closed
IT Software Development Lead Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
National Senior Interoperability Specialist (HL7, API and FHIR) Individual - Consulting Closed
Software Development Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
National Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
Sentinel Surveillance Epidemiologist Expert Individual - Consulting Closed
AZE: Digital Health Information and Public Health Expert Individual - Consulting Closed
Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
Events Management Expert Individual - Consulting Closed

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor | Address Executing Agency Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
Capacity Development Technical Assistance Technical Assistance 6535 23 Oct 2023 CROWN AGENTS LIMITED (U.K.) | ST. NICHOLAS HOUSE, ST. NICHOLAS ROAD SUTTON, SURREY SM1 1EL UNITED KINGDOM, or Blue Fin Building London United Kingdom Asian Development Bank 399,583.00

Procurement Plan

None currently available.