Western Uzbekistan Rural Water Supply Project

Funding Agency ADB, Gov of France

Implementing Agency Ministry of Economy

Budget: US$ 67,000,000.00

Country: Uzbekistan

Start Year: 2002

End Year: 2006

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Description: The main objective of the Project was to improve the living and health conditions in the rural communities in Karakalpalstan and Khorezm. The Project mitigated the ongoing effects of the drought by providing safe and easily accessible water supply, minimizing water wastage, and improving health conditions through supporting the provision of sanitation facilities and encouraging better hygiene practices. The Project will also strengthen institutional capacity for potable water resource management to ensure Government's water supply program in the Aral Sea area is sustainable.

Sector: Water

Beneficiaries: Uzbekistan rural area