Uzbekistan: NephroPlus Dialysis Public-Private Partnership Project

Nonsovereign Project | 55277-001

The proceeds of a senior secured loan financing will be used to establish four dialysis centers in Tashkent city, the Republic of Karakalpakstan, and Khorezm region as part of a public-private partnership (PPP) between Nephrocare Health Services Central Asia ("NephroPlus") and the Government of Uzbekistan. The funds will be primarily used for purchasing equipment, civil works, working capital needs, and other project fees.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Tan, Amanda L. M.
    Private Sector Operations Department
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  • Country/Economy
    Uzbekistan
  • Sector
    • Health
Project Name NephroPlus Dialysis Public-Private Partnership Project
Project Number 55277-001
Borrower / Company Nephrocare Health Services Central Asia
Country / Economy Uzbekistan
Location Nation-wide
Type or Modality of Assistance
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Health / Health system development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Responsible ADB Department Private Sector Operations Department
Responsible ADB Division Office of the Director General, PSOD
Responsible ADB Officer Tan, Amanda L. M.
Project Sponsor(s)
Objectives and Scope The proceeds of a senior secured loan financing will be used to establish four dialysis centers in Tashkent city, the Republic of Karakalpakstan, and Khorezm region as part of a public-private partnership (PPP) between Nephrocare Health Services Central Asia ("NephroPlus") and the Government of Uzbekistan. The funds will be primarily used for purchasing equipment, civil works, working capital needs, and other project fees.
Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The project is aligned with three key operational priorities of ADB's Strategy 2030: (i) addressing remaining poverty and reducing inequalities, (ii) accelerating progress in gender equality, and (iii) promoting rural development. It is also aligned with ADB's country partnership strategy for Uzbekistan, 2019, 2023's strategic objectives to support private sector development and reduce economic and social disparities.
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
Timetable for assistance design, processing and implementation
Concept Clearance 20 Oct 2021
Credit Committee Meeting -
Approval -
Last PDS Update 16 Aug 2022

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Title Document Type Document Date
NephroPlus Dialysis PPP Project: Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Apr 2022

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