Azerbaijan- Absheron Rehabilitation Program (ARP) II: Integrated Solid Waste Management (S) Project

June 17, 2006

IBRD Loan: US$29.5 Million
TERMS: Maturity = 17 years; Grace Period = 4 years
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The ARP II Integrated Solid Waste Management Project will support the State Environment Program to curtail environmental degradation in the Absheron Peninsula.  It will support the reform of the Greater Baku solid waste collection and disposal operations into an effective and sustainable system in the fields of: (i) improving environmental conditions at the existing waste disposal sites, (ii) building-up operational, management and communication capabilities, (iii) rollout of collection services, and (iv) data collection and planning.

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