EBRD supports rehabilitation of water supply systems in five cities in Sughd


October 2, 2009, Mavlouda Rafiyeva



KHUJAND - Sughd governor Qohir Rasoulzoda met with visiting representatives of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Ms. Catarina Hansen, in Khujand last Wednesday.


According to the Sughd information analysis department, the sides discussed issues related to rehabilitation of water supply systems in the cities of Qairoqqum, Chkalovsk, Isfara, Konibodom and Taboshar as well as the Bobojonghafrucov district.  The EBRD intends to provide almost 17 million U.S. dollars for this project.


Ms. Hansen, Operation Leader, EBRD, noted that the main objective of the project was in improving water-supply infrastructure and distribution network in the mentioned cities, the source said.


The Sughd governor, for his part, noted that local authorities were ready to thoroughly support implementation of the project.