††††††††††††††† Uzbekistan Water Projects

Name

Organizations & Sponsors

Category & Country

Date

Description

Association of Uzbekistan for Sustainable Development of Water Resources (AUSWRD)

USIA

Management

 

Uzbekistan

May 1999

For conducting research on subject: "The Water NGO in USA and their experience".

Western Uzbekistan Rural Water Supply Project

Asian Development Bank

Water supply and sanitation

 

Uzbekistan

Jan 2002

The Project provides urgently needed assistance in response to the worsening consequences of drought during the past two years in the Aral Sea area of northwest Uzbekistan covering the autonomous Republic of Karakalpakstan and the province of Khorezm.

Drainage, Irrigation and Wetlands Improvement Project

World Bank

Irrigation

 

Uzbekistan

Feb 2004

US$74.55 million  project is aimed at increasing productivity of irrigated agriculture, employment and incomes in Karakalpakstan, improving water quality of the Amu Darya river by safe disposal of drainage effluent, and enhancing the quality of wetlands in the Amu Darya delta.

Uzbekistan and Tajikistan residents collaborate on social and infrastructure initiative  

USAID

 

Infrastructure

 

Uzbekistan, Tajikistan Kyrgyzstan

 

The project aims to reduce inter-ethnic and trans-border conflict through a combination of social and infrastructure initiatives

The Pakhtaabad canal pilot proeject (Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan)

USAID

Managerment

 

Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan

Jan 2001

to
Aug 2002

USAIDís comprehensive, large-scale pilot project on the Pakhtaabad Canal (serves Andijan, Uzbekistan and Jalalabad, Kyrgyzstan) demonstrates how cost effective technologies and automation systems can improve water control and management along major existing watercourses.

Economic and Ecological Restructuring of Land and Water Use in the Khorezm Region

BMBF (Germany)

Management

 

Uzbekistan

2002

The basic idea of the project is to designate part of the area currently used for agriculture for ecological purposes. Possible losses in agricultural production are to be compensated for through more efficient but sustainable land and water use based on the introduction of modern and profitable agricultural production systems.

List of the current Uzbek water projects

World Bank, ADB,KWF, Natexis Bank, KFAD.

Management

 

Uzbekistan

current

Several investment projects for the improvement of the water systems arena, which are supported by International Financial Institutions (IFI) are now available for new business opportunities for U. S. firms and organizations with relevant experience.

ICWC Training Center

CIDA,
McGill Univ, Canadian Foundations, &USAID

Training

 

Uzbekistan

at the present

Increase the capacity of Interstate Commission for Water Coordination (ICWC) to deliver water management training programs.Promote water management concepts through study tours, seminars, and workshops.

Uzbekistan

USAID

Governance

 

Uzbekistan

2001-2004

Economic and democratic reforms, there has been only modest progress. Governance is autocratic and human rights abuses persist, despite some recent positive steps. Corruption is endemic.

Central Asia Natural Resources Management Program (NRMP)

USAID

Management

 

Uzbekistan

Tajikistan Kyrgyzstan

Kazakhstan

Turkmenstan

at the

present

NRMP funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), provides technical assistance in improving management of critical natural resources in the five countries of Central Asia. The project is carried out by PA Consortium which consists of PA Consulting Group, Development Alternatives Incorporated (DAI), Counterpart International, Winrock International, and over 20 other subcontractors.