Project Data Sheet

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PDS Creation Date
PDS Updated as of 12 Apr 2011

Project Name Rural Savings and Credit Union Development Project
Country Uzbekistan
Project/Program Number 33196-012
Status Approved
Geographical Location TBD
In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.
Sector Finance
Subsector Inclusive finance
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories


Type/Modality of Assistance Approval Number Source of Funding Approved Amount (thousand)
Technical Assistance3254-0

Safeguard Categories

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Environment C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation and Consultation

During Project Design
During Project Implementation


The objectives of the TA are to support the development of a legal and regulatory framework for the establishment of SCUs and to help Government prepare a project to be financed with Bank support. The TA will be implemented in two phases. Phase 1 will identify policy constraints and assist Government in the establishment an appropriate legal and regulatory framework for SCUs. Phase 2 will continue and expand activities initiated under Phase 1 and assist the Government in the preparation of a project.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Development Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Towards Outcome

Outputs and Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Status of Development Objectives
Status of Operation / Construction
Material Changes

Business Opportunities

Date of First Listing 2007 Mar 01
Consulting Services
The TA will be undertaken over a twelve-month period and is expected to commence in January 2000. About 21 person-months of international consulting services and 18 person-months of domestic consulting services will be required with the following expertise: team leader (credit union advisor/specialist), economist, credit union formation specialist, credit union examination and supervision specialist, and a lawyer. The services of a firm will be engaged in accordance with the Bank's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants. Procurement of equipment will be undertaken in accordance with procedures acceptable to the Bank.
Procurement and Consulting Notices


Concept Clearance
Fact-finding 20 Jun 1999 to 28 Jun 1999
Management Review Meeting
Approval 09 Sep 1999


Approval No. Approval Signing Effectivity Closing
Original Revised Actual
Technical Assistance 3254 09 Sep 1999 25 Sep 1999 25 Sep 1999 31 Oct 2000 30 Jun 2002


Date Approval Number ADB (US$ thousand) Others (US$ thousand) Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards
Cumulative Disbursements

TA Amount (US$ thousand)

Approval Number Approved Amount Revised Amount Total Commitment Uncommitted Balance Total Disbursement Undisbursed Balance
Technical Assistance 3254 596 596 549 47 549 47

Contacts and Update Details

Responsible ADB Officer R. NARASIMHAM (
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Divisions Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Mr. K. K. Rustamov, Deputy Chairman


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