Improvement of the solid waste management system in the City of Samarkand

Funding Agency European Union, other

Implementing Agency AFD

Budget: €8,300,000.00

Country: Uzbekistan

Start Year: 2014

End Year: 2021

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Description: The Project aims at modernizing municipal waste collection and disposal and at enhancing waste recycling through modernization of collect points, acquisition of collect vehicles, cleaning and closing of the current landfill, construction of a new landfill in a form of a bioreactor, collect and valorisation of biogas, construction of a semi-mechanical sorting facility, as well as through soft components (technical assistance and awareness campaigns). The TA part is fully financed by EU.

Sector: Waste management

Beneficiaries: Government of Uzbekistan