Urban Development Project

Prior Information Notice

General Information

   Nov 18, 2016
   World Bank

Contact information

   Kubanychbek Ismailov
Community Development and Investment Agency (ARIS)
102, Bokonbaeva street
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Goods, Works and Services

Urban development construction work  

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Kyrgyz Republic

"Urban DevelopmentProject (UDP)"


Project ID No.Credit Number#5762-KG

Grant Number#D101-KG


The   Kyrgyz Republic has applied for  financing in the amount of US$ [12, 0million] equivalent from the International Development Association (IDA) toward the cost of the "UrbanDevelopment Project(UDP)"  , and it intends to apply part of the proceeds to paymentsfor goods, works, related services and consulting services to be procured under this project.


The Proposed project will consist of the followingcomponents:

Component A: UrbanDevelopment. This component will finance activities aimed at improving service provision in participatingtowns. Participating towns are selected and prioritized based on their (i) municipal service access gaps; (ii) population andpopulation growth; (iii) geographical distribution; (iv) level of poverty; and (v) existing donors' involvement in the sector.Sub-component A1 will finance activities for the upgradingand/or expansion of municipal infrastructure in the areas of watersupply, solid waste management, and street lighting. Sub-component A2 will focus on improving the seismic safety and energyefficiency of social infrastructure. Activities will include retrofitting of school buildings to improve their energy performance, increase comfort levels andstrengthen their seismic resistance.

Component B: InstitutionalStrengthening. This componentwill support the Government's broad-based urban policy reform agenda at the national level with specific interventions at the locallevel aimed at strengthening service provision capacity in participating towns. The project will support technical assistance andtraining for the institutional strengthening of participating towns to improve the quality and efficiency of services provision, promote satisfactory operation and maintenance of existing assets and project activities.


Component C: Implementation Support. This component will support implementation of theproject including contracting of local experts to assist the implementation unit and participating towns in the implementation ofthe project activities, the project-related operating costs and an annual audit of project accounts.

Expected procurement packages are the following:

1)     Rehabilitation of water supply system in  Kerben and Sulyukta cities of KyrgyzRepublic;

2)     Construction works for seismic and energy efficiency retrofitting ofschools;

3)     Construction works on improvement of street lightning in Toktoguland Balykchy cities;

4)     Supply of computer equipment;

5)     Supply of special machinery (waste collection trucks) forcities;

6)     Consulting services for individual consultants for contractsupervision (different specialization engineers).


Procurement ofcontracts financed by the World Bank will be conducted through the procedures as specified in the World Bank's "Guidelines:Procurement of Goods, Works and Non-consulting services under International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Loansand International Development Association(IDA) Credits and Grants by World bank Borrowers, " dated January 2011(revised July 2014);"Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants under IBRD loans and IDA Credits and Grants by World Bank Borrowers, " datedJanuary 2011 (revised July 2014); and the provisions of thelegal agreement.


Specific procurement notices for contracts to be bid under theWorld Bank's international competitive bidding (ICB) procedures and for contracts for consultancy services will be announced, asthey become available, in  and and  in local newspapers.


Interestedeligible bidders who wish to be included on the mailing list to receive invitations to prequalify/bid under ICB procedures, andinterested consultants who wish to receive a copy of advertisement requesting expressions of interest for consultancy contracts, orthose requiring additional information, should contact the address below.


Community Development  and Investment Agency of Kyrgyz Republic

Attn: Kubanychbek Ismailov, ARISExecutive Director

102 Bokonbaeva  street,

720001, Bishkek, KyrgyzRepublic

Tel:  +996 312 62-07-52; 30-18-05

Fax:  +996 31262-47-48




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