Regional: Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation and the Caucasus Regional Infrastructure Preparation Facility

Sovereign Project | 55120-001

The transaction technical assistance (TA) facility will support the preparation of ensuing regional infrastructure and connectivity projects in the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) and the Caucasus region during 2021 2023.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Lee, Seung Min
    Central and West Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Regional
  • Sector
    • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Project Name Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation and the Caucasus Regional Infrastructure Preparation Facility
Project Number 55120-001
Country / Economy Regional
Kyrgyz Republic
Mongolia
Pakistan
Tajikistan
Uzbekistan
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6819-REG: Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation and the Caucasus Regional Infrastructure Preparation Facility
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 700,000.00
TA 6819-REG: Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation and the Caucasus Regional Infrastructure Preparation Facility
Republic of Korea e-Asia and Knowledge Partnership Fund US$ 700,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade / Industry and trade sector development - Small and medium enterprise development - Trade and services

Transport / Road transport (non-urban) - Transport policies and institutional development

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Other urban services - Renovation and protection of cultural heritage - Urban sanitation - Urban sewerage - Urban solid waste management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The transaction technical assistance (TA) facility will support the preparation of ensuing regional infrastructure and connectivity projects in the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) and the Caucasus region during 2021 2023.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The transaction TA facility will enhance the ensuing regional infrastructure and connectivity projects by (i) reducing TA processing time, thus making project preparation more efficient, (ii) using the CAREC Program platform to strengthen multi-country coordination, (iii) maximizing the regional cooperation and integration (RCI) design elements and impacts of these projects, and (iv) further boosting the abilities of the CAREC and Caucasus region developing member countries (DMCs) to plan and prepare effective RCI operations in the future.
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 Kyrgyz Republic - Nation-wide; Mongolia - Nation-wide; Pakistan - Nation-wide; Tajikistan - 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
Responsible ADB Officer Lee, Seung Min
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Regional Cooperation and Operations Coordination Div, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 03 Nov 2021
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 03 Nov 2021

TA 6819-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
03 Nov 2021 - 03 Nov 2021 31 Dec 2023 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
700,000.00 700,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,400,000.00 17 Jun 2022 21,026.66

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
National Procurement Consultant for ABEC RIBS Individual - Consulting Closed 03 Jun 2022 09 Jun 2022
Gender and Social Development, and Resettlement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 18 May 2022 20 May 2022
Environmental and Climate Risk Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 18 May 2022 20 May 2022
National Architect/Design Engineer for ABEC RIBS Individual - Consulting Closed 11 May 2022 17 May 2022
Financial Due Diligence Expert Individual - Consulting Closed 11 Apr 2022 20 Apr 2022
Economics and Finance Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 11 Apr 2022 20 Apr 2022
Economist Individual - Consulting Closed 11 Apr 2022 20 Apr 2022
Gender Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 11 Apr 2022 20 Apr 2022
Social Safeguards and Resettlement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 31 Mar 2022 06 Apr 2022
Environment Safeguard and Climate Risk Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 19 Mar 2022 25 Mar 2022
Municipal and Environmental Services Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 03 Feb 2022 09 Feb 2022
Water and Urban Development Specialist (Team Leader) Individual - Consulting Closed 25 Jan 2022 31 Jan 2022
Wastewater Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 21 Jan 2022 27 Jan 2022
Water Supply and Sanitation Specialist (Deputy Team Leader) Individual - Consulting Closed 21 Jan 2022 27 Jan 2022
Issyk-Kul Environmental Management and Sustainable Tourism Development Project Individual - Consulting Closed 05 Jan 2022 28 Jan 2022

Contracts Awarded

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