TA-6498 REG: Knowledge and Innovation Support for ADB’s Water Financing Program – Irrigated Agriculture Consultant (42384-012)

Title of task:

TA-6498 REG: Knowledge and Innovation Support for ADB's Water Financing Program - Irrigated Agriculture Consultant (42384-012)

Country: Uzbekistan

Location within country: Bukhara

Name of client:

Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Implementation period(month/year):

May 29,2018 - July 31, 2018

Name of senior professional staff of your firm involved and functions performed (indicate most significant profiles such as Project Director/Coordinator, Team Leader):

Abdurashid Isabaev – Irrigated Agriculture Specialist

Project description:

The consultant will update the cropping pattern in the area covered by Loan 3025/3026-UZB: Amu Bukhara Irrigation System Rehabilitation Project for the project midterm review. This will include the update/re-estimate the crop water requirement for the overall project area and the irrigation water requirement at both the intake point of the main irrigation canal and Khamza 1 and 2 pump stations. The consultant will also assist the international project agriculture economist in developing additional scenarios to be used for the sensitivity analyses and in updating the project economic viability. The consultant will participate in the ADB midterm review mission for the project to support the mission’s activities.