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                       Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                   Loan/Award                                                                                            Bid
Bank                                      Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                                Sector - Subsector                       Region / Country                     Contact Name and Phone               Follow-up email
                       Identifier                                                                                                                                                                       Amount                                                                                            Deadline
                                        NORTE GRANDE ELECTRICITY TRANSMISSION PROGRAM (Argentina):
                                        Construct an electrical transmission line ties the Northeast (NOA) and Northwest
                                        (NEA) sides of the country and other lines corresponding to the complimentary
                        AR-L1021 (No    regional transmission networks of NOA and NEA, with its respective associate
                         direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                      USD 605,000,000     Emilio Sawada (202) 623-2565            emilios@iadb.org                            TBD
                                        transformation stations. The tentative components of the project are: I) LEAT 500Kv
                                        of approximately 1220km in length and associated Transformation Stations (ET) of    *Energy (including electric power,
                                        500/132/33kV; 500/345/33kV and other works; ii) High and med tension lines of
Inter-American (IDB)                    220kV, 132kV and 33kV, the construction of new ET and the enlargement of the
                                                                                                                            oil & gas and renewable energy)                     Argentina
                                        ESPIRITO SANTO STATE HIGHWAYS (Brazil): Rehabilitate critical sections of the
                                        state road network to lower the transport costs, increase road security and improve
                                        the efficiency of the road management. The project seeks to improve the
                        BR-L1002 (No    accessibility to markets and basic services and increase the competitiveness of the
                         Direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                      USD 122,250,000   Esteban Diez Roux (202) 623-3890         esteband@iadb.org                            TBD
                                        region.
                                                                                                                                  *Transportation (including road, rail, port
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                              and airport projects)                         Brazil
                                        PORCE III HYDROELECTRIC POWER PLANT (Colombia): The Project will finance
                                        the construction of Porce III Hydroelectric Power Plan, owned by Empresas Públicas
                                        de Medellín (EEPPM). Renewable and low-cost resources from the Porce River will
                        CO-L1005 (No    be used in a social and environmentally sustainable manner. The Project will finance
                         Direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                      USD 911,000,000   E. Roberto Manrique (202) 623-2130      robertoman@iadb.org                           TBD
                                        civil works, electromechanical equipment, transmission lines and an environmental
                                        and social management plan.
                                                                                                                                  *Energy (including electric power, oil &
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                              gas and renewable energy)                     Colombia
                                        IIRSA BORDER CROSSINGS (Peru): Support for the Development of Bi-National
                                        border crossing centers in three specific locations in Peru: the borders with Bolivia
                                        (Desaguadero), Brazil (Iñapari) and Chile (Santa Rosa), including investment in
                        PE-L1003 (No    infrastructure and institutional strengthening in all three centers and their influence
                         Direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                       USD 5,000,000       Rodolfo Huici (202) 623-2892          rodolfoh@iadb.org                            TBD
                                        area. The project also includes investment in utilities (energy, water and sewerage)
                                        directed to ensure immediate functionality of the centers, activities directed to
                                                                                                                                  *Transportation (including road, rail, port
                                        promote and support negotiation between the authorities and local stakeholders in
Inter-American (IDB)                    order to help mitigating adverse effects on diverse interest groups, and the
                                                                                                                                  and airport projects)                         Peru
                                        SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT SEMI-ARID IN SERGIPE (Brazil): The program
                                        has the following basic components: (i) Development of physical infrastructure
                                        around the Xingo agro industrial center to unchain a dynamic expansion of
                        BR-L1012 (No    agricultural production; (ii) Support to the agro industrial and regional tourism                                                                                                Gabriel Montes Llamas (202) 623-
                         Direct Link)                                                                                             *Agriculture & Natural Resources                                    USD 96,000,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      2082
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 gabrielm@iadb.org                            TBD
                                        development to promote productive activities based on private investment; (iii)
                                                                                                                                  (including food processing, forestry
                                        Support to the Municipal Development to strengthen administrative procedures and
                                                                                                                                  management,     irrigation, disaster
                                        civil society on the influence area of the project.
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                              management and grain warehousing)             Brazil




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                                          MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                      the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             warranties or representations regarding the quality,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             accuracy, currency or completeness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             information included in the accompanying
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             information obtained through the accompanying

                                                                                                                 PROJECTS and PROCUREMENTS                                                                                                                   worksheets is solely at your own risk and is further
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             advised to independently verify the quality, accuracy,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             currency or completeness of such information before
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             acting upon it.



                       Bank Project                                                                                                                                                               Loan/Award                                                                                           Bid
Bank                                      Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                                Sector - Subsector                   Region / Country                     Contact Name and Phone              Follow-up email
                       Identifier                                                                                                                                                                   Amount                                                                                           Deadline
                                        INTERVENTION MODELS FOR THE COFFEE SECTOR (Colombia): Component
                                        1 "Design of New Intervention Modalities for the Coffee Sector". Intervention
                                        modalities will be developed which will comprise of incentives and organizational
                        CO-L1009 (No    schemes for the coffee's product and factor markets. Component 2 "Implementation
                         Direct Link)                                                                                              *Agriculture & Natural Resources                                USD 8,600,000     Geoffrey Cannock (202) 623-1472       geoffreyca@iadb.org                           TBD
                                        of Intervention Modalities on Farms". The objective of this component is to assist
                                                                                                                                   (including food processing, forestry
                                        young farmers to prepare and undertake business plans that will enable them to
                                                                                                                                   management,     irrigation, disaster
                                        access factor markets and new niche markets. The component will also aim to attract
Inter-American (IDB)                    resources from the rest of the economy. Beneficiaries' business plans will cover how
                                                                                                                                   management and grain warehousing)        Colombia
                                        LAND ADJUDICATION AND REGISTRATION PROGRAM (Trinidad/Tobago): The
                                        project implements a pilot program for the land legislative package. This package of
                                        laws comprises the Land Adjudication Act, Land Tribunal Act and Registration of
                         TT0054 (No     Titles to Land Act. Through systematic adjudication the project will clarify land tenure
                         Direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                   USD 7,000,000     Geoffrey Cannock (202) 623-1472       geoffreyca@iadb.org                           TBD
                                        and secure rights and interests in land first by registration and then to enable these
                                                                                                                                   *Public        Sector           Reform
                                        rights and interests to be transacted more reliably and efficiently. The pilot program
                                                                                                                                   (Reform/Modernization of the State)
                                        will seek to test the legislation and the procedural regulations utilizing the land
Inter-American (IDB)                    administration modernization components that were prepared under the Agricultural
                                                                                                                                                                            Trinidad / Tobago
                                        MODERNIZATION OF AGRICULTURE PUBLIC MANAGEMENT (Paraguay): The
                                        program will comprise activities aimed at improving quality in the provision of public
                                        services directed to the agricultural sector, in particular to the rural population.
                        PR-L1001 (No    Services expected to be modernized include: agricultural health, generation of
                         Direct Link)                                                                                              *Agriculture & Natural Resources                               USD 22,200,000       Pedro Martel (202) 623-1820          pedroma@iadb.org                             TBD
                                        technology, agricultural extension, information.
                                                                                                                                   (including food processing, forestry
                                                                                                                                   management,     irrigation, disaster
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                               management and grain warehousing)        Paraguay
                                        AGRICULTURAL DIVERSIFICATION IN GUYANA: The project will finance the
                                        implementation of an Action Plan that will support the design of specific interventions
                                        related to the fruits, vegetables, and meat sub-sectors. The specific interventions are
                        GY-L1007 (No    being studied under the related Technical Cooperation that is currently underway on:
                         Direct Link)                                                                                              *Agriculture & Natural Resources                                USD 8,500,000     Geoffrey Cannock (202) 623-1472       geoffreyca@iadb.org                           TBD
                                        (i) drafting guidelines for the diversification strategy for Guyana; (ii) analyzing
                                                                                                                                   (including food processing, forestry
                                        bottlenecks that constrain exports in these sectors; (iii) preparing a sequenced and
                                                                                                                                   management,     irrigation, disaster
                                        prioritized plan to address these bottlenecks and to improve the enabling
Inter-American (IDB)                    environment for agribusiness, which will include clear roles for public and private
                                                                                                                                   management and grain warehousing)        Guyana
                                        SOCIAL-SECTOR MANAGEMENT REFORM PROGRAM (Dominican Republic):
                                        The main objective of this operation is to support the ongoing institutional reform the
                                        country is implementing, emphasizing interventions in the health and education
                        DR0150 (No      sector to achieve greater cost effectiveness in services delivery, as well as, setting                                                                                      Juan Carlos De La Hoz Vinas (202)
                        Direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                  USD 150,000,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                623-1451
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           juancarlosh@iadb.org                          TBD
                                        the pace to transform the current social assistance sector to enable the poor to
                                                                                                                                   *Public        Sector           Reform
                                        generate capacities and reach opportunities leading to poverty alleviation. As a
                                                                                                                                   (Reform/Modernization of the State)
                                        complement, the program will promote the development of the methods to monitor
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                                                                        Dominican Republic
                                        and evaluate the Poverty Reduction Strategy.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 The U.S. Department of Commerce does not
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                                         MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                           the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 warranties or representations regarding the quality,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 accuracy, currency or completeness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 information included in the accompanying
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 information obtained through the accompanying

                                                                                                                PROJECTS and PROCUREMENTS                                                                                                                        worksheets is solely at your own risk and is further
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 advised to independently verify the quality, accuracy,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 currency or completeness of such information before
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 acting upon it.



                       Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                Loan/Award                                                                                              Bid
Bank                                      Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                               Sector - Subsector                     Region / Country                     Contact Name and Phone                 Follow-up email
                       Identifier                                                                                                                                                                    Amount                                                                                              Deadline
                                        INVESTING IN PEOPLE (Bahamas): Education and Training Support Program -
                                        Phase I: The loan will include development of targeted programs to facilitate the
                                        inclusion of children with unmet needs into the preschool system, implementation of
                        BH-L1003 (No    national standards in preschool centers, staff training and upgrading, development
                         Direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                     25,000,000      Jennelle Thompson (202) 623-2625           jennellet@iadb.org                           TBD
                                        and validation of assessment instruments to gauge the cognitive, social, emotional,
                                        and physical readiness of children entering school and identify special needs. This
                                                                                                                                 *Education     &   Training    (including
                                        Phase will also include implementation of a national framework to articulate the
Inter-American (IDB)                    technical vocational training system and technical assistance to enhance teacher
                                                                                                                                 distance learning)                          Bahamas
                                        BASIC EDUCATION PROGRAM (Ecuador): The Program will have the following
                                        components: (i) Improvement and expansion of basic rural education coverage, by
                                        ¨Redes Amigas¨ modality, with emphasis in basic education improvement; (ii)
                        EC-L1018 (No    strengthen of MEC´s management capacity, including support to the design and                                                                                                  Jaime Enrique Vargas (202) 623-
                         Direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                   USD 44,500,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   1680
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 jaimev@iadb.org                             TBD
                                        implementation of a quality education and teachers performance evaluation system,
                                        and an integrated information system for the education system itself; (iii) support to
                                                                                                                                 *Education     &   Training    (including
                                        the continued formation of teachers reform, including curriculum review of
Inter-American (IDB)                    pedagogical institutes, and the design and implementation of accreditation and
                                                                                                                                 distance learning)                          Ecuador
                                        EDUCATION EQUITY IN BOGATA PROGRAM (Colombia): The Program will have
                                        the following components: (i) Access. Widen the availability for childern and
                                        teenagers in pre-school, basic and middle school levels, according to demand
                        CO-L1010 (No    projections for public education in the District. The activities considered in this                                                                                           Jaime Enrique Vargas (202) 623-
                         Direct Link)                                                                                            *Infrastructure (including housing, urban                         USD 90,000,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   1680
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 jaimev@iadb.org                             TBD
                                        component include the construction of new schools, which are located in high
                                                                                                                                 development, roads, water systems,
                                        demand concentration zones of public education, with lack of quality private
                                                                                                                                 district     heating      and     tourism
                                        education options and high poberty levels. The construction of new scholar
Inter-American (IDB)                    infrastructure is part of a strategy to amplify the register and its complemented with
                                                                                                                                 infrastructure)                             Colombia
                                        WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (Argentina): Northern Provinces: The
                                        program will have the following components: (1) Irrigation and drainage systems; (2)
                                        Provide water and sanitation for low income populations; (3) Water Regulation
                        AR-L1015 (No    Works.                                                                                                                                                                        Gabriel Montes Llamas (202) 623-
                         Direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                   USD 150,000,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   2082
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                gabrielm@iadb.org                            TBD
                                                                                                                                 *Environment (including water supply,
                                                                                                                                 waste treatment and environmental
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                             management)                                 Argentina
                                        ECOTOURISM DEVELOPMENT MALTA ATLANTICA, S. PAULO (Brazil): The
                                        purpose of the project is to organize and consolidate the area’s conservation units as
                                        tourist attractions, and to help promote ecotourism as an instrument for sustained
                        BR-L1013 (No    development in the Mata Atlantica region, south of Sao Paulo. The executing agency                                                                                           Helena Piaggesi Landazuri (202) 623-
                         Direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                   USD 15,000,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1872
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                helenal@iadb.org                             TBD
                                        will be the Secretariat for Environment of the State of Sao Paulo (SMA), with support
                                                                                                                               *Environment (including water supply,
                                        from the Forestry Foundation and the Forestry Institute.
                                                                                                                               waste treatment and environmental
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                           management)                                   Brazil




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                                          MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                        the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               warranties or representations regarding the quality,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               accuracy, currency or completeness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               information included in the accompanying
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               information obtained through the accompanying

                                                                                                                PROJECTS and PROCUREMENTS                                                                                                                      worksheets is solely at your own risk and is further
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               advised to independently verify the quality, accuracy,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               currency or completeness of such information before
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               acting upon it.



                       Bank Project                                                                                                                                                               Loan/Award                                                                                             Bid
Bank                                      Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                              Sector - Subsector                     Region / Country                     Contact Name and Phone                Follow-up email
                       Identifier                                                                                                                                                                   Amount                                                                                             Deadline
                                        INSTITUTIONAL STRENGTHENING JUDICIAL BRANCH ADMINISTRATION
                                        CORPORATION (Chile): The program would contemplate: (i) the improvement of
                                        human resources administration; (ii) the consolidation of the decision-making
                        CH-L1012 (No    judiciary statistical system; and (iii) the organizational reengineering of the
                         Direct Link)
                                                                                                                                                                                                   USD 5,000,000    Francisco Jose Mejia (202) 623-3532     franciscome@iadb.org                           TBD
                                        Administrative Corporation of the Judiciary (CAPJ), including the foundations for its
                                                                                                                                *Public        Sector           Reform
                                        administrative decentralization.
                                                                                                                                (Reform/Modernization of the State)
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                                                                        Chile
                                        INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
                                        (Trinidad/Tobago): The program would have the following components: (a)
                                        assistance to improve the business environment to increase private sector
                         TT0056 (No     productivity, including the creation of a Council for Enhanced Competitiveness.
                         Direct Link)                                                                                           *Information Technology and Telecom                               USD 35,000,000      Franklin Nieder (202) 623-3446           frankn@iadb.org                             TBD
                                        Possible areas for improvement in the business environment include corporate
                                                                                                                                (including e-governance, and ICT
                                        governance, reduction of red tape, improvement of the framework for secured
                                                                                                                                elements embedded in a variety of other
                                        transactions, strengthening private sector linkages with academia, export promotion,
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                            larger projects)                            Trinidad / Tobago
                                        investment promotion (domestic and FDI), the National Science and Technology
                                        TOURISM DEVELOPMENT SOUTH OF BRAZIL (PRODETUR SUL): The program
                                        would increase income from tourism for the benefit of the local communities, to
                                        improve the availability and quality of municipal services (both urban and non-urban)
                        BR0318 (No      to resident population, and to contribute positively to the Travel Account of the
                        Direct Link)                                                                                            *Infrastructure (including housing, urban                         USD 250,000,000      Hector Malarin (202) 623-3025         hectormal@iadb.org                            TBD
                                        Balance of Payments. The project would begin with stakeholders consultation,
                                                                                                                                development, roads, water systems,
                                        planning activities, environmental recovery and protection and strengthening
                                                                                                                                district     heating      and     tourism
                                        municipal management of tourism flows.
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                            infrastructure)                             Brazil
                                        HOUSING AND NEIGHBORHOOD UPGRADING PROGRAM (Barbados): The
                                        program consists of three components: (1) comprehensive development and
                                        upgrading of a group of pilot low income urban neighborhoods; (2) design and
                        BA-L1002 (No    implementation of a housing subsidy system to expand the provision of affordable
                         Direct Link)                                                                                           *Infrastructure (including housing, urban                         USD 40,000,000    Jose Mauricio Silva (202) 623-3318       mauricios@iadb.org                            TBD
                                        housing -- both through incremental and finished construction; and (3) studies and
                                                                                                                                development, roads, water systems,
                                        technical assistance for policy development and strengthening of key sector
                                                                                                                                district     heating      and     tourism
                                        institutions.
Inter-American (IDB)                                                                                                            infrastructure)                             Barbados
                                        ANDKHOY-QAISAR ROAD PROJECT (Afghanistan): Invitation for Bids--The                                                                                                           Ministry of Public Works
                                        Afghanistan Reconstruction Development Services Procurement Unit (ARDS PU), on                                                                                                                                                                              December 08,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Contact Persons: Mr. A.
                                        behalf of the Ministry of Public Works (MPW), invites sealed bids from eligible                                                                                                                                                                                  2005
                        AFG Loan        bidders for the Rehabilitation and Reconstruction of 55 km of ring road from Qaisar                                                                        Competitive                  Saleq          manila.adb.office.box@mail.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     (As stated in
                        No. 2140        (km 343) to Almar (km398). See hyperlink for details.                                                                                                        bidding           Project Director PMU             doc.gov
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Bidding
                                                                                                                                *Transportation (including road, rail,                                               Phone: (93-070) 297-550
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Documents)
Asian (ADB)                                                                                                                     port and airport projects)             Afghanistan                                  E-mail: amsaleq@gmail.com




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The U.S. Department of Commerce does not
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                              MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                 the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            warranties or representations regarding the quality,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            accuracy, currency or completeness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            information included in the accompanying
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            information obtained through the accompanying

                                                                                                     PROJECTS and PROCUREMENTS                                                                                                              worksheets is solely at your own risk and is further
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            advised to independently verify the quality, accuracy,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            currency or completeness of such information before
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            acting upon it.



              Bank Project                                                                                                                                                              Loan/Award                                                                                    Bid
Bank                           Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                              Sector - Subsector                      Region / Country                   Contact Name and Phone         Follow-up email
              Identifier                                                                                                                                                                  Amount                                                                                    Deadline
                             FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR DEVELOPMENT OF COMMERCIAL AGRICULTURE
                             (Afghanistan): The TA will synthesize existing information/analyses in the                                                                                                  American Embassy, Kabul
                             agricultural sub sector, undertake field studies, consult with stakeholders, identify                                                                                       Kathryn Stevens, Economic
              PPTA: AFG      priority investments and provide a framework for research, extension, and technical                                                                                                                   manila.adb.office.box@mail.                     See project
                                                                                                                     *Agriculture & Natural Resources                                    $ 995,000                  Officer
               39370-01      assistance in the sector. See hyperlink for details.                                                                                                                                                           doc.gov                                 weblink
                                                                                                                     (including food processing, forestry                                                  Tel.: (93-20) 130-0436
                                                                                                                     management,     irrigation, disaster                                               Email: StevensKL@state.gov
Asian (ADB)                                                                                                          management and grain warehousing)             Afghanistan
                             WESTERN BASINS WATER RESOURCES MGMT & IRRIGATED AGRICULTURE                                                                                                                   Thomas Robert Panella
                             DEVELOPMENT (Afghanistan): The project will improve rural livelihoods through
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Agriculture, Environment, &
                             improved water resources management; improved irrigation services; & enhanced
               AFG Loan      agricultural practices to raise productivity of irrigated agriculture in the Western                                                                                        Natural Resources Division    manila.adb.office.box@mail.                 See project
                                                                                                                     *Agriculture & Natural Resources                                   $ 40,000,000
              No. 36252-01   Basins of Afghanistan. See hyperlink for details.                                                                                                                             South Asia Department                doc.gov                             weblink
                                                                                                                     (including food processing, forestry
                                                                                                                     management,     irrigation, disaster                                                   Tel.: (63-2) 632-6277
Asian (ADB)                                                                                                          management and grain warehousing)             Afghanistan                            Email: tpanella@adb.org
                             HUNAN FLOOD MANAGEMENT SUSTAINABILITY IN HUNNAN PROVINCE                                                                                                                        Richard S.M. Bolt
                             (China): The goal of the Project is to enhance sustainable and inclusive economic
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Agri., Envi., & Natural
                             growth in flood-prone areas of Hunan Province. The expected outcome will be to
               PRC Loan      reduce flood risks in priority locations along the middle and upper reaches of Hunan                                                                                           Resources Division         manila.adb.office.box@mail.                 See project
                                                                                                                                                                                        $ 200,000,000
              No. 37641-01   Province's four main river basins. See hyperlink for details.                                                                                                               East & Central Asia Dep't.             doc.gov                             weblink
                                                                                                                     *Environment (including water supply,
                                                                                                                     waste treatment and environmental                                                    Tel.: (63-2) 632-6645
Asian (ADB)                                                                                                          management)                                   China                                  Email: rbolt@adb.org
                             XI'AN URBAN TRANSPORT PROJECT (China): Invitation for Pre-qualification                                                                                                     China International Tendering
                             Submission--The China International Tendering Company intends to pre-qualify firms                                                                                                 Company (CITC)                                                    November 7,
                             for 17 contracts of Roadside Management and Landscaping Work including                                                                                                          Tel: (86-10) 6334-8572                                                   2005
               PRC Loan      Landscaping, tree planting and grass sodding. See hyperlink for details.                                                                                    Competitive                                   manila.adb.office.box@mail.
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Fax: (86-10) 6337-3576                                                (As stated in
               No. 2024                                                                                                                                                                    bidding                    Email:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                doc.gov
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bidding
                                                                                                                     *Transportation (including road, rail, port                                        chaixiaopeng@itc.genertec.com.                                            Documents)
Asian (ADB)                                                                                                          and airport projects)                         China                                                cn
                             JILIN WATER SUPPLY & SEWERAGE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT (China): The                                                                                                                 Mr. Yang Fu, Dep. Dir.
                             Project will enhance urban environment, and improve public health and quality of life
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Jilin Provincial Construction
                             for urban residents in the cities of Changchun, Meihekou, and Liaoyuan by
               PRC Loan      increasing wastewater coverage and improving the supply of potable water. See                                                                               Competitive             Commission           manila.adb.office.box@mail.                  See project
               No. 2175      hyperlink for details.                                                                                                                                        bidding             ADB Loan PMO                    doc.gov                              weblink
                                                                                                                     *Environment (including water supply,
                                                                                                                     waste treatment and environmental                                                  Fax. No.: (86-431) 898-1051
Asian (ADB)                                                                                                          management)                                   China                                Tel. No.: (86-431) 898-1051




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              Bank Project                                                                                                                                                            Loan/Award                                                                                      Bid
Bank                           Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                             Sector - Subsector                     Region / Country                  Contact Name and Phone            Follow-up email
              Identifier                                                                                                                                                                Amount                                                                                      Deadline
                             POWER GRID TRANSMISSION (SECTOR) PROJECT (India): Invitation for Bids--
                             POWERGRID is inviting bids for the Design, Engineering, Supply, Delivery and
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Chief Manager (CS-NR-I)                                                 November 28,
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Power Grid Corp. of India Ltd.
                             Installation of 400 kV Double Circuit (Quad) Edamon-Muvattupuzha Transmission                                                                                                                                                                            2005
              IND Loan No.   Line, 400 kV Double Circuit (Quad) Edamon-Muvattupuzha Transmission Line, and                                                                            Competitive      Tel. No.: (91-124) 257-1700     manila.adb.office.box@mail.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (As stated in
                  2152       400 kV Double Circuit (Quad) Muvattupuzha - North Thrichur Transmission Line                                                                               bidding                 Extn. 2341                      doc.gov
                             associated with Grid Strengthening for Kerala-I&II Project.                                                                                                                Fax No. (91-124) 257-1831                                                   Bidding
                                                                                                                     *Energy (including electric power, oil &                                                                                                                     Documents)
                                                                                                                                                                                                      http://www.powergridindia.com
Asian (ADB)                  Design, Engineering, Manufacturing, Testing, Supply and Delivery of goods (i.e.
                                                                                                                     gas and renewable energy)                  India
                             POWER GRID TRANSMISSION PROJECT (India): Invitation for Bids--
                             POWERGRID is inviting bids for the Design, Engineering, Supply, Delivery and
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Chief Manager (CS-NR-I)                                                  November 8,
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Power Grid Corp. of India Ltd.
                             Installation of 400 kV multi-circuit Tirunelveli -Edamon Transmission Line and 400 kV                                                                                                                                                                    2005
              IND Loan No.   Multi-Circuit Tirunelveli - Edamon Transmission Line associated with Grid                                                                                Competitive      Tel. No.: (91-124) 257-1700     manila.adb.office.box@mail.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (As stated in
                  2152       Strengthening for Kerala-I Project.                                                                                                                        bidding                 Extn. 2341                      doc.gov
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Fax No. (91-124) 257-1831                                                   Bidding
                                                                                                                     *Energy (including electric power, oil &                                                                                                                     Documents)
                             Design, engineering, manufacturing, testing, supply and delivery of goods (i.e.                                                                                          http://www.powergridindia.com
Asian (ADB)                  conductor and insulators) at Site for 400 kV multi-circuit Tirunelveli - Edamon
                                                                                                                     gas and renewable energy)                  India
                             RURAL ELECTRIFICATION, DISTRIBUTION & TRANSMISSION PROJECT                                                                                                              Grid Substations Reinforcement
                             (Nepal): Invitation for Bids--The Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) invites sealed bids                                                                                  Transmission Line/Substation                                               November 14,
                             from eligible bidders for the supply and construction/reinforcement of 132 kV grid                                                                                            Construction Dep't.                                                        2005
               NEP Loan      substations consisting of design, supply, construction, erection, testing and                                                                            Competitive                                   manila.adb.office.box@mail.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Nepal Electricity Authority                                               (As stated in
               No. 1732      commissioning of the various works on turnkey basis.                                                                                                       bidding           Tel: (977-1) 422-6889
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             doc.gov
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bidding
                                                                                                                     *Energy (including electric power, oil &                                             Fax: (977-1) 424-3746                                                   Documents)
                             The Bidder must be a manufacturing or contracting company in the field of high
Asian (ADB)                                                                                                          gas and renewable energy)                  Nepal                                  Email: tldept@wlink.com.np
                             voltage (110 kV or higher voltages) substations and maintaining a permanent place
                             SECONDARY EDUCATION MODERNIZATION PROJECT (Sri Lanka): Invitation
                             for Bids--The Ministry of Education invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for                                                                                                Secretary                                                          November 23,
                             Supply, Delivery, Installation, Commissioning, Networking and Maintenance of                                                                                               Ministry of Education                                                         2005
              SRI Loan No.   Computers & Accessories for 100 Computer Learning Centres (CLCs) in schools.                                                                             Competitive                                      manila.adb.office.box@mail.
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Tel. Nos. (94-11) 278-4868;                                                  (As stated in
                  1756       See hyperlink for details.                                                                                                                                 bidding                                                 doc.gov
                                                                                                                                                                                                          (94-11) 278-7105                                                          Bidding
                                                                                                                     *Education     &   Training   (including                                         Fax No. (94-11) 278-4362                                                    Documents)
Asian (ADB)                                                                                                          distance learning)                         Sri Lanka
                             TECHNICAL EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT (Sri Lanka): The Project supports the
                             Sri Lanka's strategy in addressing the supply-demand gap of technicians and                                                                                                 Leah C. Gutierrez
                             technologists by supporting (i) the development of technician programs and upgrade                                                                                       Social Sectors Division
              SRI Loan No.   of Technical Colleges to offer them, and (ii) the development of technical education                                                                                                                      manila.adb.office.box@mail.                 See project
                                                                                                                                                                                      $ 20,000,000    South Asia Department
               35197-01      and technology degree programs and the establishment of the proposed University                                                                                                                                    doc.gov                             weblink
                             of Vocational Technology (UNIVOTEC) that will offer these degree programs. See
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Tel.: (63-2) 632-6821
                                                                                                                  *Education     &   Training      (including                                        Email: lcgutierrez@adb.org
                             hyperlink for details.
Asian (ADB)                                                                                                       distance learning)                            Sri Lanka




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                 Bank Project                                                                                                                                                               Loan/Award                                                                                  Bid
Bank                              Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                               Sector - Subsector                     Region / Country                     Contact Name and Phone      Follow-up email
                 Identifier                                                                                                                                                                   Amount                                                                                  Deadline
                                GMS KUNMING-HAIPHONG TRANSPORT CORRIDOR PROJECT (Vietnam): The
                                Technical Assistance Project will: (i) carry out engineering surveys and produce a                                                                                                Yasushi Tanaka
                                detailed design document for the expressway from Hanoi to Lao Cai; (ii) undertake                                                                                              Infrastructure Division
                 VIE Loan No.   detailed economic and financial assessment of the subsequent expressway                                                                                                                                  manila.adb.office.box@mail.                 See project
                                                                                                                                                                                            $ 6,000,000         Mekong Department
                   33307-02     construction project, and financial capability assessment of Viet Nam Expressway                                                                                                                                  doc.gov                             weblink
                                Corporation (VEC); (iii) prepare environmental impact assessment (EIA) reports, a
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Tel.: (63-2) 632-6802
                                                                                                                        *Transportation (including road, rail, port                                           Email: ytanaka@adb.org
                                resettlement plan (RP), an ethnic minority development plan (EMDP), and other
Asian (ADB)                     social development strategies and plans, and assist the executing agency (EA) in
                                                                                                                        and airport projects)                         Vietnam
                                EXPORT MARKET AND QUALITY AWARENESS PROGRAM (Ghana): The
                                objective of the project is to increase the capacity of country in export promotion and
                                marketing, to increase household incomes of cassava farmers and horticultural crops
                  No Project    producers and exporters.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              AfDB: E.CH.Kasalu-Coffin
                   Number                                                                                               *Agriculture & Natural Resources                                   UA 19.1 million                                e.kasalu_coffin@afdb.org                Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                        (including food processing, forestry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Tel: (216) 71 10 24 72
                  Available
                                                                                                                        management, irrigation, disaster
                                                                                                                        management          and        grain
African (AfDB)                                                                                                          warehousing)                         Ghana
                                NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE SUDAN
                                REGION (Chad): Conduct of systems research studies and field trips. The project
                                will be implemented over a period of six years and comprises of: capacity building;
                                increasing the productivity of natural resources; and project management. The sector
                                goal of the project is to contribute to food security and to ensure a sustainable
                  No Project    increase in the productivity of natural resources in the Sudanese Zone.                                                                                                             AfDB: D. Keita
                   Number                                                                                                                                                                  UA 4.27 million                                    d.keita@afdb.org                    Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Tel: (216) 71 10 20 86
                  Available
                                                                                                                        *Agriculture & Natural Resources
                                                                                                                        (including food processing, forestry
                                                                                                                        management,     irrigation, disaster
African (AfDB)                                                                                                          management and grain warehousing)             Chad
                                SUPPORT TO THE HEALTH SECTOR PROGRAMME (Malawi): Consultancy
                                services required. ADF support will contribute to the funding of the following
                                programs: human resources development; pharmaceutical and medical supplies;
                                essential basic equipment; facilities development; routine operations at service
                  No Project    delivery level and central operations, policy and systems development program.                                                                               USD 735.0           AfDB: W.Muchenje
                   Number                                                                                                                                                                                                                  w.muchenje@afdb.org                    Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                                                                                              million           Tel: (216) 71 10 24 43
                  Available

                                                                                                                        *Healthcare and      Nutrition   (including
African (AfDB)                                                                                                          telemedicine)                                 Malawi




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                 Bank Project                                                                                                                                                          Loan/Award                                                                                    Bid
Bank                              Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                           Sector - Subsector                     Region / Country                    Contact Name and Phone        Follow-up email
                 Identifier                                                                                                                                                              Amount                                                                                    Deadline
                                SKILLS TRAINING AND VOCATIONAL EDUCATION PROJECT (Nigeria): The
                  No Project
                                sector goal of the proposed project is to contribute to poverty reduction through                                                                        UA 33.71             AfDB: Y. Dejene
                   Number       human resources development and to Improuve access to quality VTE in formal and *Education          &    Training   (including
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          y.dejene@afdb.org                    Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                                                                                          million             Tel: (216) 71 10
African (AfDB)    Available     non-formal training institutions in Nigeria.                                         distance learning)                          Nigeria
                                EWASO NG'IRO NORTH NATURAL RESOURCES CONSERVATION PROJECT
                                (ENNNRCP) (Kenya): Consultancy Services required. Stage of selection of
                                consultants/technical assistance will be through limited competition on the basis of
                  No Project    shortlist. Goods and Works will be in accordance with the Bank's Rules of
                                                                                                                                                                                         UA 13.59             AfDB: A.F.Mend
                   Number       Procedures.                                                                                                                                                                                               a.mend@afdb.org                      Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                     *Agriculture & Natural Resources                                     million          Tel: (216) 71 10 26 35
                  Available
                                                                                                                     (including food processing, forestry
                                                                                                                     management,        irrigation,   disaster
African (AfDB)                                                                                                       management and grain warehousing)           Kenya
                                FARMER MANAGED RICE IRRIGATION PROJECT (Gambia): Consultancy
                                services required. Procurement of goods and works and consultancy services
                                financed by ADF resources will be carried out in conformity with the Bank's Rules of
                  No Project    Procedure. The project objective is to increase rice production and incomes of
                                smallholder rice farmers in the project area.                                                                                                                                 AfDB: A. Gombe
                   Number                                                                                                                                                              UA 5.0 million                                     a.gombe@afdb.org                     Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Tel: (216) 71 10 32 46
                  Available                                                                                          *Agriculture & Natural Resources
                                                                                                                     (including food processing, forestry
                                                                                                                     management,     irrigation, disaster
African (AfDB)                                                                                                       management and grain warehousing)           Gambia
                                AGRICULTURE AND RURAL SECTOR REHABILITATION PROJECT IN
                                KATANGA, KASAI-ORIENTAL AND KASAI-OCCIDENTAL PROVINCES
                  No Project    (PRESAR) (Democratic Republic Of Congo): Agriculture and Rural Sector
                                rehabilitation Project in Katanga, Kasai-Oriental and Kasai-Occidental Provinces                                                                         UA 39.40       AfDB: M.Ayachi         Tel:
                   Number                                                                                            *Agriculture & Natural Resources                                                                                     m.ayachi@afdb.org                    Pipeline Project
                                (PRESAR). Consultancy services required. The project goal is to strengthen food                                                                           million            (216) 71 10 33 80
                  Available                                                                                          (including food processing, forestry
                                security.                                                                            management,     irrigation, disaster
African (AfDB)                                                                                                       management and grain warehousing)           Congo-Kinshasa
                                GREEN ZONES DEVELOPMENT SUPPORT PROJECT (Kenya): Consultancy
                  No Project
                                services required. The project comprises four components: Natural Forest             *Environment (including water supply,                               UA 25.04       AfDB: C.Ojukwu         Tel:
                   Number       Conservation; Buffer Belt Wartershed Management; Support to Forest Adjacent          waste treatment and environmental
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          c.ojukwu@afdb.org                    Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                                                                                          million            (216) 71 10 22 92
African (AfDB)    Available     Communities; and Project Coordination and Management.                                management)                                 Kenya




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                                                                                                   MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                        the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
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                 Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                  Loan/Award                                                                                         Bid
Bank                              Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                                 Sector - Subsector                      Region / Country                     Contact Name and Phone             Follow-up email
                 Identifier                                                                                                                                                                      Amount                                                                                         Deadline
                                RURAL WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION PROGRAM (UGANDA):
                                Procurement of goods, works, and services for this program shall follow the Country
                                Rules and Procedures. The program will involve: provision of new and rehabilitation
                                of existing water supply services to communities, provision of sanitation facilities,
                                environmental asessment, mitigation and monitoring, community development and
                  No Project    capacity building, institutional support and capacity building to central ministries to                                                                         UA 156.4             AfDB: T.Roberts
                   Number       enable them to play the role of policy setting.                                                                                                                                                                        t.roberts@afdb.org                   Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                                                                                                 million           Tel: (216) 71 10 33 26
                  Available

                                                                                                                           *Environment (including water supply,
                                                                                                                           waste treatment and environmental
African (AfDB)                                                                                                             management)                                   Uganda
                                THE AGRICULTURE SECTOR REHABILITATION PROJECT (Sierra Leone):
                                Consultancy services for production of training materials, and short term
                                consultancies for conducting impact surveys. The sector goal is to reduce poverty
                  No Project    and enchance food security. The project objective is to increase agriculture
                                production and improve farmers' income.                                                                                                                                         AfDB: E.A. Mohamed          Tel:
                   Number                                                                                                                                                                     UA 10.0 million                                        e.mohamed@afdb.org                     Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     (216) 71 10 26 26
                  Available                                                                                                *Agriculture & Natural Resources
                                                                                                                           (including food processing, forestry
                                                                                                                           management,     irrigation, disaster
African (AfDB)                                                                                                             management and grain warehousing)             Sierra Leone
                                ROAD SECTOR SUPPORT PROJECT (Uganda): The project will consist of civil
                                works, consultancy services for construction, supervision services, and for audit,
                                consultancy services for feasability and detailed engineering studies for rehabilitation
                                of rural roads in 12 districts and consultancy services for review and update of all
                                documentation of Kabale-Bunagana Kyanika road upgrading project by PPF
                  No Project
                                advanced-already executed.                                                                                                                                      UA 31.76             AfDB: A. Babalola
                   Number                                                                                                                                                                                                                             a.babalola@afdb.org                   Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                                                                                                 million           Tel: (216) 71 10 25 25
                  Available


                                                                                                                           *Transportation (including road, rail, port
African (AfDB)                                                                                                             and airport projects)                         Uganda




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
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                 Bank Project                                                                                                                                                               Loan/Award                                                                                      Bid
Bank                              Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                               Sector - Subsector                      Region / Country                    Contact Name and Phone          Follow-up email
                 Identifier                                                                                                                                                                   Amount                                                                                      Deadline
                                INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT FOR PUBLIC SECTOR REFORM (Mozambique):
                                The project objectives are to improve service delivery through decentralization and
                                institutional restructuring and enchance professionalism within the public sector.
                  No Project
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AfDB: D. Da Silva
                   Number                                                                                                                                                                   UA 2.0 million                                       d.dasilva@afdb.org                   Pipeline Project
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Tel: (216) 71 10 32 34
                  Available
                                                                                                                         *Public        Sector           Reform
                                                                                                                         (Reform/Modernization of the State)
African (AfDB)                                                                                                                                                        Mozambique
                                PORT-CITY OF LIMON INTEGRATED INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT (Costa
                                Rica): PO85539 is a proposed project in Costa Rica whose purpose is to address
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       World Bank
                                the ingrained poverty of the port city of Limon. The project should be seen as a first
                                step towards reversing the deteriorating performance of Limon and its impact on      *Infrastructure (including housing,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Cecilia Claudia Corvalan
                   P082974                                                                                                                                                                   $60 million                                      ccorvolan@worldbank.org                          n/a
                                both the city and the country.                                                       urban development, roads, water                                                             Transport, Economist
                                                                                                                     systems, district heating and                                                                  p: 202/473-3295
                                Costa Rica is looking at new ways of restoring the efficiency and competitiveness of
World Bank                                                                                                           tourism infrastructure)             Cost Rica
                                Costa Rica’s port sector. As a result, the Government of Costa Rica (GoCR)
                                NORTH-SOUTH ELECTRICITY TRANSMISSION PROJECT (Kazakhstan): The                                                                                                                    Contact: Istvan Dobozi
                                entire N/S project includes the construction of 1,115 km of overhead 500kV, single
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Title: Lead Energy Economist
                                circuit alternate current (AC) line and upgrades of four high voltage air-insulated
                                substations (1150/500kV Ekibastuz, 500 kV Agadyr, 500 kV YukGRES and 500 kV                                                                                                        Tel: (202) 473-2147
                   P095155                                                                                                                                                                  $100 million                                       Idobozi@worldbank.org                           n/a
                                Shu). The project is to be carried out in three phases: Phase I (YukGRES-Shu, 250                                                                                                  Fax: (202) 614-1582
                                km), Phase II (Ekibastuz-Agadyr, 475 km and Phase III (Agadyr-YukGRES, 390 km).
                                                                                                                        *Energy (including electric power, oil &
                                Total cost of the project is estimate at $347 million
World Bank                                                                                                              gas and renewable energy)                     Kazakhstan
                                CUSTOMS MODERNIZATION PROJECT (Vietnam): P085071 aims to strengthen
                                the capacity of the Customs administration of Vietnam to ensure that it is able to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     World Bank
                                make an efficient and effective contribution to the achievement of government
                                objectives in respect to trade facilitation, revenue collection, production of foreign                                                                                              Duc Minh Pham
                   P085071                                                                                              *Information Technology and Telecom                                  $72 million                                      dpham3@worldbank.org                             n/a
                                trade statistics, community protection, and national security. The project will improve                                                                                              Sr Economist
                                                                                                                        (including e-governance, and ICT
                                the effectiveness, efficiency, accountability and transparency of the Customs                                                                                                        p: 5777+229
                                                                                                                        elements embedded in a variety of other
                                administration. The project builds upon the on-going efforts of other donors, and will
World Bank                      seek to reinforce their inputs.
                                                                                                                        larger projects)                              Vietnam
                                ROAD TRANSPORT PROJECT (Brazil): The Project’s ultimate development
                                objective is to stimulate higher economic growth by reducing road transport costs.
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Contact: Aymeric-Albin Meyer
                                The objective is to be achieved through (a) rehabilitation of the federal paved road
                                network, so as to improve the proportion of the network in good or fair condition from                                                                                         Title: Sr. Transport. Spec.
                   P092990                                                                                                                                                                  $502 million                                      Ameyer1@worldbank.org                            n/a
                                29% to 45% over a period of 6 years, and (b) a comprehensive program of                                                                                                           Tel: (202) 473-7101
                                institutional improvements in the federal transport administration to ensure that these
                                                                                                                        *Transportation (including road, rail, port
                                physical achievements are feasible and sustainable.
World Bank                                                                                                              and airport projects)                         Brazil




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Bank                          Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                               Sector - Subsector                      Region / Country                  Contact Name and Phone             Follow-up email
             Identifier                                                                                                                                                                   Amount                                                                                       Deadline
                            ENERGY LIBERALIZATION (Turkey): The objective of P085561 is to deepen the
                            electricity sector reform and liberalization process by: (a) increasing the reliability
                                                                                                                                                                                                                World Bank
                            and efficiency of the state-owned generation plant by completing priority thermal and
                            hydro plant rehabilitation to ensure supply security during the transition; and (b)                                                                                               Ranjit J. Lamech
               P085561                                                                                                                                                                  $325 million                                       Rlamech@worldbank.org                            n/a
                            supporting the corporatization and pre-privatization preparation of the EUAS portfolio                                                                                             Sector Leader
                            groups to achieve the implementation targets established in the Government's March                                                                                                p: 202/473-3282
                                                                                                                    *Energy (including electric power, oil &
                            2004 Electricity Sector Reform Strategy.
World Bank                                                                                                          gas and renewable energy)                     Turkey
                            EMERGENCY ELECTRICITY (Iraq): An operation in the amount of US$110million                                                                                                   Contact: Tjaarda P. Storm van
                            would include the following components:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Leeuwen
                            Component 1: Supply of power transformers for 132/33/11kV substations
                            (US$15million)                                                                                                                                                              Title: Lead Financial Analyst     Tstormvanleeuwen@worldb
               P087734                                                                                                                                                                  $120 million                                                                                        n/a
                            In many of the existing 132/33/11kV substations, power transformers were damaged                                                                                                 Tel: (202) 458-1464                   ank.org
                            or looted in the recent conflict. This project component will replace twenty 63 MVA                                                                                              Fax: (202) 477-1998
                                                                                                                    *Energy (including electric power, oil &
                            power transformers, four of which are 132/33 kV transformers and 16 of which are
World Bank                  132/33/11 kV transformers. The required transformers are planned to be installed in
                                                                                                                    gas and renewable energy)                     Iraq
                            REGISTRATION PROJECT (Russia): The Project will be composed of four
                            components: (1) Institutional Development of the Registration Service; (2)
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Contact: Edward C. Cook
                            Informatics; (3) Improvement of Professional Skills; and (4) Project Management.
                            The Informatics portion is most likely the best opportunity for US exporters ($40                                                                                            Title: Sr Agric. Economist
               P093050                                                                                              *Information Technology and Telecom                                 $50 million                                         Ecook@worldbank.org                             n/a
                            million – of which IBRD loan $31 million and Government budget $9 million: 62% of                                                                                               Tel: (202) 473-7622
                                                                                                                    (including e-governance, and ICT
                            the Loan)
                                                                                                                    elements embedded in a variety of other
World Bank                                                                                                          larger projects)                              Russia
                            THIRD NATIONAL RAILWAY PROJECT (China): The Liu-Zhan line (254 km) is at
                            the western end of the Shanghai-Kunming corridor and crosses the watershed                                                                                                     Contact: Graham Smith
                            between the Yangtze and Zhu (Pearl) rivers. Although the ends of the section                                                                                               Title: Lead Transport Specialist
               P086515      (Liupanshui and Zhanyi) are at similar elevations (1,800-1,900 meters), the line                                                                            $200 million       Tel: +86-10-5681-7730            grsmith@worldbank.org                           n/a
                            crosses three intermediate summits at between 2,000 and 2,100 meters, as well as
                            passing through 102 tunnels with an aggregate length of about 44 km. It was built as
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Fax: +86-10-5861-7800
                                                                                                                    *Transportation (including road, rail, port
                            a single track in 1966 and electrified in 1988. It remains single-track apart from 10
World Bank                  km at the western end and 24 km at the eastern end. Its capacity is currently
                                                                                                                    and airport projects)                         China
                            DAM REHABILITATION & IMPROVEMENT PROJECT (India): Component 1: Dam                                                                                                            Contact: Srinivasan Raj
                            Safety – Institutions and Instruments (US$50 million)                                                                                                                                  Rajagopal
                            This component would strengthen the institutional, legal, regulatory and technical                                                                                          Title: Lead Water Resources
               P089985                                                                                                                                                                  $350 million                                      Srajagopal@worldbank.org                          n/a
                            framework for Dam Safety Assurance in GOI and in the participating states                                                                                                              Specialist
                            (currently expected to be about ten). Among other things, the interventions would                                                                                                Tel: (202) 473-1517
                                                                                                                    *Energy (including electric power, oil &
                            cover policy formulation, staffing of dam safety directorates (DSD) with appropriate
World Bank                                                                                                          gas and renewable energy)                     India                                     Fax: (202) 522-1770
                            skills, modern design tools, establishment and initial operating costs of expert panels




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     information included in the accompanying
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                  Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                Loan/Award                                                                                       Bid
Bank                                Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                                 Sector - Subsector                    Region / Country                  Contact Name and Phone           Follow-up email
                  Identifier                                                                                                                                                                    Amount                                                                                       Deadline
                                  DISTRICT HEATING RESTRUCTURING PROJECT (Romania): The project would
                                  support the Government’s district heating strategy with the following measures:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Contact: Kari J. Nyman
                                  • Install heat meters and heat cost allocators, to enable the heat suppliers and                                                                                                 Title: Lead Spec.
                    P089078                                                                                                                                                                   $200 million                                       Knyman@worldbank.org
                                  consumers to measure the actual heat consumption and enable consumption-based                                                                                                   Tel: (202) 458-1469
                                  billing;
                                                                                                                              *Energy (including electric power, oil &
                                  • Install thermostatic radiator valves (TRVs) to enable heat consumers to control
World Bank                        room temperature and the amount of heat they consume;
                                                                                                                              gas and renewable energy)                  Romania
                                  REGIONAL ROAD DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (Bosnia & Herzigovina): The
                                  State of Bosnia and Herzegovina received a loan from the European Bank for
                                  Reconstruction and Development for a project comprising: (i) construction of
                                  Sarajevo Bypass, forming part of Pan-European Corridor Vc, and (ii) construction of
                                  a new road from Gradiska to Banja Luka (airport), to provide connection to                                                                                                    a) for Sarajevo Bypass : Ljubo
                                  neighbouring Croatia and to Pan-European Corridor X. The proposed project, which                                                                                            Pravdic, General Manager, 71000
                                  has a total estimated cost equivalent to EUR 173.5 million, will require the                                                                                               Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina ,
                                  procurement of the following goods, works and services: * Construction of 9 km of                                                                                          Tel: +387 33 250 370 b) for the road Email: fdc_proj@bih.net.ba ;
                                  new road bypassing Sarajevo and 4 km long new link road to town centre, including
                   31788 (No                                                                                                                                                                   Eur 173.5         from Gradiska to Banja Luka                 Email:
                                  bridges, tunnels and other road structures; * Construction of 29 km long section of                                                                                                                                                                         03/10/06
                   Direct Link)   new road from Gradiska to Banja Luka (airport); * Consulting services to assist the                                                                           million          (airport): Dragan Mihajlovic,      dmihajlovic@rdprs.org;
                                  Ministry of Communications and Transport of Bosnia and Herzegovina to prepare                                                                                              General Manager, Tel: +387 51 309 Email: pidtrans@bih.net.ba
                                  relevant policy and strategy for transport sector. Tendering for the above contracts is                                                                                    061, c) for the consulting services to
                                  expected to begin in the third – fourth quarter of 2005. Thus, U.S. firms interested in                                                                                     the Ministry: Kemal Karkin, PIU
                                  this project should determine the status of the tendering process and directly bid,                                                                                            Chief , Tel: +387 33 269 470
                                  and/or contact potential/selected vendors for commercial opportunities as
                                  appropriate. The proceeds of the Bank's loan will not be used for the purpose of any
                                  payment to persons or entities, or for any import of goods, if such payment or import       *Transportation (including road, rail,
European (EBRD)                   is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under              port and airport projects)             Bosnia & Herzigovina
                                  Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations or under a law of official regulation of




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 procurements, or proposed transactions described in

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 warranties or representations regarding the quality,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 accuracy, currency or completeness of the
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                  Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                   Loan/Award                                                                                Bid
Bank                                Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                                 Sector - Subsector                      Region / Country                    Contact Name and Phone     Follow-up email
                  Identifier                                                                                                                                                                       Amount                                                                                Deadline
                                  ILLICHEVSK PORT MODERNISATION PROJECT (Ukraine): Sea Commercial
                                  Port of Illichevsk (the Port) has applied for a loan from the European Bank for
                                  Reconstruction and Development (the Bank) for a project to modernise the Port’s
                                  infrastructure including reconstruction of dilapidated existing berths and carry out
                                  dredging works. The proposed project, which has a total estimated cost of EUR 43.2
                                  million equivalent will require the procurement of the following goods, works and
                                  services: Reconstruction of berths 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, capital dredging – berth №7 • Supply
                                  of cargo handling equipment including: Ship-to-shore container crane Straddle
                                  carrier Empty container handling forklift • Procurement and Supervision                                                                                                      Contact name: Mr Georgiy
                   31245 (No
                                  Consultancy Services; Tendering for the civil works contracts is expected to begin in                                                                         Eur 43.2 million Tokman, Tel: +38 (0482)                 none                             03/21/06
                   Direct Link)   the third quarter of 2005. Thus, U.S. firms interested in this project should determine
                                  the status of the tendering process and directly bid, and/or contact potential/selected                                                                                                69 14 06
                                  vendors for commercial opportunities as appropriate. Tendering for equipment is
                                  expected to begin in the forth quarter of 2005. Contracts to be financed with the
                                  proceeds of a loan from the Bank supplemented by Port’s own funds will be subject
                                  to the Bank's Procurement Policies and Rules and will be open to firms from any
                                  country. The proceeds of the Bank's loan will not be used for the purpose of any
                                  payment to persons or entities, of for any import of goods, if such payment or import      *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                   is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under             and airport projects)                         Ukraine
                                  FIER-TEPELENE ROAD of the United Nations or under a law of official Ministry of
                                  Chapter VII of the CharterREHABILITATION PROJECT (Albania): The regulation of
                                  Transport and Telecommunications, through the General Roads Directorate, intends
                                  using the proceeds of a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and
                                  Development (the Bank) for the rehabilitation and construction of the road section
                                  Fier (Levan) to Tepelene, part of the North–South Corridor. The works comprise the
                                  construction of approximately 70km of road in a rural or mountainous area. The
                                  works are to be split into two sections. The first section, from the existing Fier-Vlore
                                  road at LEVAN to DAMES, is around 37km in length and is mainly new road
                   34637 (No      construction through agricultural land, with 7km passing through a mountainous area.                                                                                             Mr Artur LUCA , PMU
                                  The second section, from DAMES to TEPELENE, is around 33km in length and                                                                                      Eur 70 million                                           none                             04/01/06
                   Direct Link)   consists mainly of rehabilitation and re-alignment of the existing road. The proposed                                                                                            Director Tel +42 34955
                                  project, which has a total estimated cost of EUR 70 million, will require the
                                  procurement of the following works: Civil works for the construction / rehabilitation of
                                  the road section Fier (Levan)–Tepelene, part of the North–South Corridor
                                  • The works are to be tendered as two contracts;
                                  • Tendering for the above contracts is expected to begin in second quarter of 2005;
                                  • The deadline for submission of applications to prequalify for the above contracts
                                  was 17 March 2005. Thus, U.S. firms interested in this project should determine the        *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                   status of the tendering process and directly bid, and/or contact potential/selected        and airport projects)                         Albania
                                  vendors for commercial opportunities as appropriate.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                                    MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                     the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      accuracy, currency or completeness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      information included in the accompanying
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      advised to independently verify the quality, accuracy,
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                  Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                   Loan/Award                                                                                     Bid
Bank                                Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                               Sector - Subsector                      Region / Country                       Contact Name and Phone         Follow-up email
                  Identifier                                                                                                                                                                       Amount                                                                                     Deadline
                                  CONSTANTA BY-PASS PROJECT (Romania): Romania has applied for a loan
                                  from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (the “Bank”) and
                                  intends using the proceeds for a project to construct a road by-pass of the city of
                                  Constanta. The Romanian National Company of Motorways and National Roads (the
                                  “RNCMNR”) will be the implementing agency. The proposed project, which has a
                                  total estimated cost of EUR 150 million equivalent, for works and consultancy
                                  services, proposed to be financed by the Bank and Romania, will require the                                                                                                        Mr. Mircea Pop, Deputy
                                  procurement of the following goods, works and services: (a) Construction of a road
                                  by-pass at motorway standards with a length of around 23 km. The construction                                                                                                   General Director, Romanian
                   33391 (No
                                  includes road works, bridges, underpasses, overpasses and culverts, as well as the                                                                            Eur 150 million      National Company of                      none                             05/17/06
                   Direct Link)   corresponding technological and service areas. (b) Works to rehabilitate 10 major
                                  bridges in the Constanta National Roads and Bridges Regional Directorate.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Motorways and National
                                  (c) Consultancy services for detailed design, procurement services for civil works                                                                                              Roads , Tel: +40 21 3122458
                                  and supervision of the works for the above two project components. (d) Consultancy
                                  services to assist RNCMNR with preparing and implementing a pilot road
                                  performance-based operation and maintenance contract. (e) Consultancy services
                                  for legal advice and preparation of the land expropriation documentation according to
                                  the applicable law. Tendering for the above contracts is expected to begin in 2006    *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                   except tendering for item (c) which is expected to begin in 2005. . Thus, U.S. firms and airport projects)                             Romania
                                  REGIONAL this project should determine the Herzigovina): Bosnia and
                                  interested in RAILWAY PROJECT (Bosnia &status of the tendering process and
                                  Herzegovina has applied for a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and
                                  Development ( the Bank ) towards the cost of reconstructing the railways
                                                  “



                                                              ”




                                  infrastructure on key sections of the railways of the north-south Corridor Vc and
                                  parallel to Corridor X. The proposed project has a total estimated cost of EUR 140
                                  million, proposed to be financed by the Bank, the European Investment Bank and
                                  technical assistance, and will require the procurement of the following goods, works
                   35418 (No      and services for: (a) Track overhaul including reconstruction of the permanent                                                                                                  Mr Artur LUCA , PMU Director
                                                                                                                                                                                                Eur 140 million                                    E-mail:bhzjk@doboj.net                      06/14/06
                   Direct Link)   way, track formation and structures,, station signalling and level crossings,                                                                                                           Tel +42 34955
                                  reconstruction of power traction substations and overhead contact line on key
                                  sections of the railways on Corridor Vc and parallel to Corridor X; (b) Consultancy
                                  services for detailed design, procurement assistance and supervision of works; (c)
                                  Consultancy services for assistance with railways restructuring. U.S. firms interested
                                  in this project should determine the status of the tendering process and directly bid,
                                  and/or contact potential/selected vendors for commercial opportunities as                *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                                                                                                            and airport projects)                         Bosnia & Herzigovina
                                  appropriate. Contracts to be financed with the proceeds of the loan from the Bank




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                                   MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                     the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     accuracy, currency or completeness of the
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                  Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                  Loan/Award                                                                                     Bid
Bank                                Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                               Sector - Subsector                       Region / Country                     Contact Name and Phone         Follow-up email
                  Identifier                                                                                                                                                                      Amount                                                                                     Deadline
                                  FUTURE ATM MODERNISATION & UPGRADE SYSTEM (Serbia & Montenegro):
                                  Serbia and Montenegro Air Traffic Services Agency Limited (SMATSA Ltd) has
                                  received a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
                                  (EBRD) and has applied for a loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to
                                  finance the modernisation of its core air navigation infrastructure. The proposed
                                  project has a total estimated cost of over EUR 100 million. The project will require
                                  procurement of the following goods, works and services: • A modern, state of the art
                                  Air Traffic Management Data Processing System (“DPS”) that will be located in the                                                                                            Project Manager, Agencija za
                                  Area Control Centre (ACC) Belgrade building. As the part of the same DPS,
                   29147 (No                                                                                                                                                                                   kontrolu letenja Srbije i Crne
                                  Podgorica Terminal Area Centre will have remote working positions. • A Training                                                                              Eur 100 million                                    e-mail: famus@fatca.yu                      06/21/06
                   Direct Link)   System ATC Simulator • Aeronautical Information Service connected to the                                                                                                      Gore d.o.o. (SMATSA Ltd),
                                  European AIS Database (EAD) • Communication systems, including ATS Message                                                                                                       tel. +381 11 311 7201
                                  Handling System (AFTN/CIDIN), Voice Communication Control System (VCCS) for 4
                                  locations, Reference Time system for 5 locations, VHF ground-ground equipment,
                                  Voice Recording and Replay System for 5 locations, and the completion of the
                                  communication back-bone network. • Navigation equipment, consisting of ILS at 3
                                  locations and DME at 8 locations. A centralized Remote Control and Monitoring
                                  System for all new and several existing NAVAIDS will be implemented: • 1 MSSR            *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                   Mode S radar • The upgrading and implementation of Automatic weather observation         and airport projects)                         Serbia & Montenegro
                                  system (AWOS) • Buildings and infrastructure:- o new ACC Belgrade, o – Zagreb
                                  RIJEKA-ZAGREB MOTORWAY PROJECT (Croatia): Autocesta Rijeka
                                  (ARZ), a state owned motorway company, has requested the European Bank for
                                  Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Investment Bank (EIB)
                                  to assist it with the financing of the IIB phase construction of the motorway linking
                                  Rijeka with Zagreb, estimated to cost around EUR 250 million. The EBRD and EIB
                                  have been asked to extend a loan of around EUR 125 million each in order to finance
                                  the IIB phase construction of motorway section between Kikovica and Stara Sušica.
                                  The project involves the procurement of the following services: Upgrading the
                                  motorway to full profile, length of around 44 km. The construction includes
                   35790 (No                                                                                                                                                                                     Neda Marohnic, Tel. +385 1
                                  construction of the right (south) carriageway of the main alignment, including: a)                                                                           Eur 250 million                                   e-mail: nmarohnic@arz.hr                     07/13/06
                   Direct Link)   drilling of 9 second tunnel tubes (the longest Tuhobic tunnel, 2143m), b) construction                                                                                                63 28 114
                                  of 11 bridges (the longest Golubinjak, 588m), c) extension of 20 underpasses, d)
                                  construction of one game overpass, e) reconstruction of 4 interchanges, f)
                                  equipment and signaling for complete traffic functionality of full profile motorway.
                                  Tendering for contracts is expected to begin in late August 2005. Thus, U.S. firms
                                  interested in this project should determine the status of the tendering process and
                                  directly bid, and/or contact potential/selected vendors for commercial opportunities
                                  as appropriate. Contracts financed with the proceeds of a loan from the EBRD will        *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                   be subject to the Bank's Procurement Policies and Rules and will be open to firms        and airport projects)                         Croatia
                                  from any country. The proceeds of the Bank's loan will not be used for the purpose of




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                                     MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                  the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    warranties or representations regarding the quality,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    accuracy, currency or completeness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    information included in the accompanying
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
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                  Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                 Loan/Award                                                                                     Bid
Bank                                Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                                Sector - Subsector                      Region / Country                    Contact Name and Phone         Follow-up email
                  Identifier                                                                                                                                                                     Amount                                                                                     Deadline
                                  CFR RAIL TRACTION PROJECT (Croatia): CFR SA and its subsidiary CFR
                                  Electrificare have applied for a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and
                                  Development and intends to use its proceeds towards the cost of a project to
                                  continue modernisation and introduce cost-savings measures in management of its
                                  traction energy network. The proposed project, which has a total estimated cost of
                                  EUR 27 million equivalent (EUR 22.5 m from the Bank and EUR 4.5m in VAT and
                                  other taxes), will require the procurement of the following goods, works and services;
                                  1. Supply and installation of equipment sets consisting of traction substations,                                                                                                Mr. Tiberiu Angelescu,
                                  switching equipment, railway station distance control equipment, and central                                                                                                Director of Foreign Financing
                   36043 (No
                                  dispatching equipment and communication facilities; 2. Supply of catenary                                                                                    Eur 27 million    Directorate, Compania                      none                             07/22/06
                   Direct Link)   maintenance vehicles; and; 3. Consultancy services for contract supervision.                                                                                                Nationala de Cai Ferate, Tel.:
                                  Tendering for the above contracts is expected to begin in the first quarter of 2006.
                                  U.S. firms interested in this project should determine the status of the tendering
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    +40 21 224 84 06
                                  process and directly bid, and/or contact potential/selected vendors for commercial
                                  opportunities as appropriate. Contracts to be financed with the proceeds of a loan
                                  from the Bank will be subject to the Bank's Procurement Policies and Rules and will
                                  be open to firms from any country. The proceeds of the Bank's loan will not be used
                                  for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, of for any import of goods, if     *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                   such payment or import is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security         and airport projects)                         Romania
                                  Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations or under a law
                                  CONSTANTA PORT DEVELOPMENT AND COMMERCIALISATION PROJECT
                                  (Romania): National Company Maritime Ports Administration Constanta S.A. has
                                  applied for a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and
                                  intends using the proceeds for a project to construct a barge terminal in the Port of
                                  Constanta. The proposed project, which has a total estimated cost of EUR 25 million
                                  equivalent, will require the procurement of the following services: * providing services
                                  and carrying out duties of “the Engineer” in accordance with the contract for the
                                  above works which is based upon the FIDIC Conditions of Contract. Tendering for                                                                                                   Mrs Nicoleta Dogaru,
                                  the above contracts is expected to begin in June 2005. Thus, U.S. firms interested
                   34012 (No                                                                                                                                                                                    Maritime Ports Administration e-mail: ndogaru@constantza-
                                  in this project should determine the status of the tendering process and directly bid,                                                                       Eur 25 million                                                                                06/23/06
                   Direct Link)   and/or contact potential/selected vendors for commercial opportunities as                                                                                                            Constanta, Tel:                   port.ro
                                  appropriate. Contract is to be financed with the proceeds of a loan from the Bank will                                                                                               +40241601391
                                  be subject to the Bank's Procurement Policies and Rules and will be open to firms
                                  from any country. The proceeds of the Bank's loan will not be used for the purpose of
                                  any payment to persons or entities, of for any import of goods, if such payment or
                                  import is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under
                                  Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations or under a law of official regulation of
                                  the Purchaser's country.                                                                  *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                                                                                                             and airport projects)                         Romania




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                                   MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                         the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         warranties or representations regarding the quality,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         accuracy, currency or completeness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         information included in the accompanying
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         information obtained through the accompanying

                                                                                                         PROJECTS and PROCUREMENTS                                                                                                                       worksheets is solely at your own risk and is further
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         advised to independently verify the quality, accuracy,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         currency or completeness of such information before
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                  Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                   Loan/Award                                                                                        Bid
Bank                                Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                               Sector - Subsector                      Region / Country                        Contact Name and Phone           Follow-up email
                  Identifier                                                                                                                                                                       Amount                                                                                        Deadline
                                  FAST PASSENGER TRAINS PROJECT (Ukraine): State Administration for
                                  Railway Transport of Ukraine (“Ukrzaliznytsia” or “UZ”) signed a loan with the
                                  European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (“the Bank”) for a project which
                                  aims at providing further assistance in operational modernisation of UZ and continue
                                  to enhance institutional strengthening promoting railway commercialisation. The
                                  proposed project, which has an estimated cost of USD 120 million equivalent, will
                                  require the procurement of the following goods and works: • modern passenger
                                  carriages as part of a long-term programme to convert inter-city passenger services
                                  from overnight sleeper into fast day services; • additional modern railway track                                                                                                 Mr. Yuri Simchuck , Head of
                   14849 (No
                                  maintenance machinery; • construction of a new tunnel parallel to the existing Beskyd                                                                          $120 million      Project Implementation Unit ,                 none                             03/10/06
                   Direct Link)   tunnel on pan-European Corridor V. Tendering for railway track maintenance                                                                                                          Tel: +380 44 4653770
                                  equipment is expected to begin in the 2nd – 3rd quarter of 2005. Tendering for
                                  passenger carriages and construction of Beskyd tunnel is expected to begin in the
                                  4th quarter of 2005. Thus, U.S. firms interested in this project should determine the
                                  status of the tendering process and directly bid, and/or contact potential/selected
                                  vendors for commercial opportunities as appropriate. Contracts to be financed with
                                  the proceeds of a loan from the Bank, will be subject to the Bank's Procurement
                                  Policies and Rules and will be open to firms from any country. The proceeds of the       *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                   Bank's loan will not be used for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, of   and airport projects)                         Ukraine
                                  AIR TRAFFICE goods, if such payment or (Bosnia & Herzigovina): Bosnia the
                                  for any import ofMANAGEMENT PROJECTimport is prohibited by a decision ofand
                                  Herzegovina (“BiH”) has applied for a loan from the European Bank for
                                  Reconstruction and Development (“the Bank”) to purchase of air navigation,
                                  communication and meteorological equipment, software and training services to
                                  support the establishment of a new Air Navigation Services Provider which would
                                  take over the control of the intermediate and lower air space in Bosnia and
                                  Herzegovina. The project has a total estimated cost of Euro 14.4 million for works,
                                  goods and consultancy services, proposed to be financed by the EBRD and BiH and                                                                                                   Hasan Redzepagic, Project
                                  will require the procurement of the following goods, works and services for: •                                                                                                    manager ATM, Bosnia and                      E-
                   35288 (No
                                  acquisition of the necessary equipment for supporting provision of navigation,                                                                                Eur 14.4 million    Herzegovina Directorate for     mail:hasan.redzepagic@bhd                     01/18/06
                   Direct Link)   communications and meterological services; • preparation of specific three-                                                                                                       Civil Aviation, Tel: + 387 33            ca.gov.ba
                                  dimension maps (WGS 84) and related SID/STAR procedures (Standard Instrument
                                  Departure / Standard Terminal Arrival Route); • training services for future BiH Air
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              251 362
                                  Navigation Service Provider (“BHANSP”) staff, especially for air traffic controllers;
                                  and • construction of Area Control Centre, MSSR building with tower and other civil
                                  works. U.S. firms interested in this project should determine the status of the
                                  tendering process and directly bid, and/or contact potential/selected vendors for
                                  commercial opportunities as appropriate. Contracts to be financed with the proceeds      *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                   of the loan from the Bank will be subject to the Bank's Procurement Policies and         and airport projects)                         Bosnia & Herzigovina
                                  Rules and will be open to firms from any country. The proceeds of the Bank's loan




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              The U.S. Department of Commerce does not
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                                 MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              warranties or representations regarding the quality,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              accuracy, currency or completeness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              information included in the accompanying
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              information obtained through the accompanying

                                                                                                        PROJECTS and PROCUREMENTS                                                                                                             worksheets is solely at your own risk and is further
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              advised to independently verify the quality, accuracy,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              currency or completeness of such information before
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              acting upon it.



                  Bank Project                                                                                                                                                            Loan/Award                                                                                    Bid
Bank                                Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                           Sector - Subsector                    Region / Country                      Contact Name and Phone        Follow-up email
                  Identifier                                                                                                                                                                Amount                                                                                    Deadline
                                  POWER DISTRIBUTION RECONSTRUCTION PROJECT (Bosnia & Herzegovina):
                                  The proposed project is aiming at modernising the electricity distribution systems of
                                  three regional utilities in Bosnia & Herzegovina, enabling the three local power
                                  utilities (or “Electroprivredas”) to improve the reliability of electricity supply and to
                                  increase energy efficiency by minimising losses of electricity. The Borrower, the
                                  State of BiH will on-lend to the three Electroprivredas that will implement the project
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Procurement or tendering:
                                  on their own territories. Bank’s funding will be used for the supply and installation of
                                  new metering equipment, protective cables and for the rehabilitation of substations.                                                                                        Visit www.ebrd.com;
                                  Transition impact: The Project will directly support the electricity sector restructuring                                                                                Enquiries: Tel: +44 20 7338
                   35806 (No                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Email:                           Board Date:
                                  in Bosnia & Herzegovina by improving its financial and technical performances in                                                                        Eur 60 million          6534; Email:
                   Direct Link)   particular in the field of electricity distribution paving the way to the future                                                                                                                         procurement@ebrd.com                      11/29/05
                                                                                                                                                                                                            procurement@ebrd.com
                                  privatisation of these activities. Improvement of the efficiency and reduction of losses
                                  will have a substantial impact on the performances of the distribution sector making it
                                                                                                                                                                                                           General enquiries: Tel: +44
                                  commercially viable and attractive in the future for investors. The standardisation of                                                                                         20 7338 7168;
                                  equipment achieved through a common purchasing policy implemented through the
                                  project for the three Electroprivredas will reduce the maintenance cost while
                                  streamlining the management and operation of the sector. The client: The State of
                                  Bosnia & Herzegovina will on-lend the proceeds of the Bank’s loan to the three state- *Energy (including electric power, oil &
European (EBRD)                   owned regional power utilities: Elektroprivreda Hrvatske Zajednice Herceg-Bosne (         gas and renewable energy)              Bosnia & Herzigovina
                                  “EP Mostar” or “EPHZHB”), MODERNISATION PROJECT (Russia): The proposed
                                  FEDERAL GID COMPANY Elektroprivreda Republike Srpske (“EPRS”), and
                                  project is to procure equipment for the upgrade and rehabilitation of high voltage
                                  substations and communications systems of reduced losses, improve reliability and
                                  safety of the transmission system of the Federal Grid Company of Russia.
                                  Modernization of the transmission infrastructure is crucial for the stability and
                                  reliability of the power system and efficient functioning of the emerging competitive
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Procurement or tendering:
                                  wholesale electricity market in Russia. Transition impact: With power transmission
                                  being a key infrastructure component of an efficient power market, the proposed loan                                                                                        Visit www.ebrd.com;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Passed Concept
                                  to the Federal Grid Company will be a logical continuation of Bank’s involvement in                                                                                      Enquiries: Tel: +44 20 7338
                   36061 (No                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Email:                        Review, Pending
                                  power sector restructuring and market establishment, as well as efficiency                                                                              RUR 5 Billion           6534; Email:
                   Direct Link)   improvement of the existing transmission infrastructure. All of these factors have                                                                                                                       procurement@ebrd.com                   Final Review:
                                                                                                                                                                                                            procurement@ebrd.com
                                  been identified as priorities for Bank’s activities in the power sector. The client:                                                                                                                                                              11/29/05
                                  OAO The Federal Grid Company UES is the electricity transmission monopoly of
                                                                                                                                                                                                           General enquiries: Tel: +44
                                  Russia, 100% owned by RAO UES of Russia. U.S. firms interested in this project                                                                                                 20 7338 7168;
                                  should determine the status of the tendering process and directly bid, and/or contact
                                  potential/selected vendors for commercial opportunities as appropriate.

                                                                                                                       *Energy (including electric power, oil &
European (EBRD)                                                                                                        gas and renewable energy)                   Russia




                                                                                                                                            Page 18 of 22
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The U.S. Department of Commerce does not
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                                      MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                     the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        warranties or representations regarding the quality,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        accuracy, currency or completeness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        information included in the accompanying
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        information obtained through the accompanying

                                                                                                            PROJECTS and PROCUREMENTS                                                                                                                   worksheets is solely at your own risk and is further
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        advised to independently verify the quality, accuracy,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        currency or completeness of such information before
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        acting upon it.



                  Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                      Loan/Award                                                                                    Bid
Bank                                Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                                   Sector - Subsector                       Region / Country                     Contact Name and Phone        Follow-up email
                  Identifier                                                                                                                                                                          Amount                                                                                    Deadline
                                  SERBIAN RAILWAYS: ROLLINGSTOCK PROJECT (Serbia): The proposed
                                  project consists of financing a programme of works which will cover infrastructure (to
                                  be financed by EIB) and the purchase of rolling stock (to be financed by EBRD). EIB
                                  and EBRD contracts will be financed on a parallel basis. The objective of the
                                  project is to maintain the railway’s capacity and increase its operating efficiency to
                                  enable it to handle current and projected demand as economically as possible. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Procurement or tendering:
                                  proceeds of the EBRD loan would finance purchase of freight wagons and a wheel
                                  lathe. The restructuring of the state owned companies has been on the top of the                                                                                                      Visit www.ebrd.com;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Passed Concept
                                  agenda of the IMF and the WB in Serbia. The government has been successful in                                                                                                      Enquiries: Tel: +44 20 7338
                   35414 (No                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Email:                        Review, Pending
                                  launching the reform through concrete actions, such as the adoption of the Railway                                                                               Eur 162 million          6534; Email:
                   Direct Link)   Law and establishment of a special unit responsible for a restructuring programme                                                                                                                                  procurement@ebrd.com                   Final Review:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      procurement@ebrd.com
                                  which is a key element of this Act. The transitional impact will be achieved through                                                                                                                                                                        12/13/05
                                  the following aspects of the project: (a) a programme of labour severance; (b) the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     General enquiries: Tel: +44
                                  divestiture of non-core activities; (c) network rationalisation; (d) the formal separation                                                                                               20 7338 7168;
                                  of infrastructure from operations; and (e) the establishment of a Public Service
                                  Obligation (PSO). Serbian Railways is responsible for railway operations in Serbia.
                                  U.S. firms interested in this project should determine the status of the tendering
                                  process and directly bid, and/or contact potential/selected vendors for commercial           *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                   opportunities as appropriate.                                                                and airport projects)                         Serbia & Montenegro
                                  AZDRES POWER PLANT REHABILITATION PROJECT (Azerbaijan): JSC
                                  Azerenerji, the state-owned power utility in Azerbaijan Republic, is seeking European
                                  Bank for Reconstruction and Development financial support for the rehabilitation of
                                  eight units of 300MW dual fuel (heavy fuel oil/natural gas) fired at AzDRES power
                                  plant. The plant is located near the town of Mingechaur, 300 km west from the capital
                                  Baku. It has been in operation for more than 20 years and requires urgent
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Procurement or tendering:
                                  modernisation. The asset is of significant importance for the country because it
                                  supplies the majority of the electrical energy consumed in Azerbaijan and the region.                                                                                                 Visit www.ebrd.com;
                                  The objectives of the proposed project are to increase the plant’s overall efficiency to                                                                                           Enquiries: Tel: +44 20 7338                                            Passed Final
                   26891 (No                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Email:
                                  bring the operation back to its design capacity and to enhance its reliability. The                                                                               $ 135 million           6534; Email:                                                   Review, Pending
                   Direct Link)   proposed project will also have a significant beneficial impact to the environment by                                                                                                                              procurement@ebrd.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      procurement@ebrd.com                                                 Board Approval
                                  reducing plant emissions and improving the plant’s fuel use and efficiency. EBRD
                                  financing will be prioritised for use on the rehabilitation of the turbine equipment and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     General enquiries: Tel: +44
                                  implementing environment improvement measures. Own finance from Azernerji will                                                                                                           20 7338 7168;
                                  be used to finance urgent civil works for both a chimney and a cooling water tunnel.
                                  The proposed project will contribute to ensuring the long term financial viability of the
                                  electricity sector in Azerbaijan which is heavily subsidized at the present time. In
                                  addition to improvements in plant efficiency and reductions in Azerenerji’s cost             *Energy (including electric power, oil &
European (EBRD)                   structure brought about by project implementation, the Bank will also be working with        gas and renewable energy)                     Azerbaijan
                                  the Azeri Authorities to facilitate necessary adjustments in electricity tariffs with the




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     The U.S. Department of Commerce does not
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     sponsor or endorse any of the projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     procurements, or proposed transactions described in

                                                                                                    MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT BANK                                                                                                                    the accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     warranties or representations regarding the quality,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     accuracy, currency or completeness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     information included in the accompanying
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     worksheets. The reader is advised that use of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     information obtained through the accompanying

                                                                                                           PROJECTS and PROCUREMENTS                                                                                                                 worksheets is solely at your own risk and is further
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     advised to independently verify the quality, accuracy,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     currency or completeness of such information before
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     acting upon it.



                  Bank Project                                                                                                                                                                  Loan/Award                                                                                     Bid
Bank                                Project Description (left click on cell for complete descrition)                                 Sector - Subsector                      Region / Country                     Contact Name and Phone        Follow-up email
                  Identifier                                                                                                                                                                      Amount                                                                                     Deadline
                                  TCFR RAIL TRACTION PROJECT (Romania): The proposed project will consist of
                                  the following project components: (a) purchase of modern catenary maintenance
                                  vehicles; (b) upgrading and rehabilitation of electric traction power supply
                                  equipment in the Criaova section of the network (c) supervision of all works under
                                  the project. Its main objective is to fund the selected priority cost reduction measures
                                  for the Company. (A) Expansion of competitive/market interactions in the sector,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Procurement or tendering:
                                  Through envisaged institutional building support, the Company is to transform from a
                                  passive energy consumer into a licensed energy distributor, to take advantage of the                                                                                               Visit www.ebrd.com;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Passed Structure
                                  changes both in the railway sector (progressive privatisation and new private train                                                                                             Enquiries: Tel: +44 20 7338
                   36043 (No                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Email:                        Review, Pending
                                  operators) and the energy sector (planned separation of supply and distribution                                                                               Eur 26 million           6534; Email:
                   Direct Link)   functions). (B) Contribution to market-based conduct and skills, Impacts include                                                                                                                                procurement@ebrd.com                   Final Review:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   procurement@ebrd.com
                                  (a) transfer and dispersion of skills in the areas of business planning and                                                                                                                                                                              12/13/05
                                  procurement; (b) a strong demonstration effect in delivery and cost-enhancing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  General enquiries: Tel: +44
                                  technology; (c) setting standards for corporate governance and business conduct:                                                                                                      20 7338 7168;
                                  the Project will covenant operational and business planning strengthening measures
                                  aiding the transformation of the company into an efficient traction energy distribution
                                  company.         The Client: CFR Electrificare, a national railway traction distributor,
                                  100% owned by CFR SA, the Romanian Railways Infrastructure Company. U.S.                   *Transportation (including road, rail, port
European (EBRD)                   firms interested in this project should determine the status of the tendering process      and airport projects)                         Romania
                                  and directly bid, and/or contact potential/selected vendors for commercial
                                  BELCHATOW II POWER PLANT RECONSTRUCTION PROJECT (Poland): The
                                  proposed project consists of construction of a new 833 MW lignite fired unit at an
                                  existing 4,440 MW lignite power plant operated by BOT Elektrownia Belchatow SA
                                  (“EBSA” or the Company”) accompanied by the associated investments i.e.
                                  modernisation of existing power units, additional flue gas desulphurisation (FGD)
                                  installations, new waste disposal system, a cooling tower for the new unit, etc. It is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Procurement or tendering:
                                  envisaged that the new 833 MW unit will not add substantial additional new capacity.
                                  It will allow for the reconstruction and modernisation of 10 existing blocks and                                                                                                   Visit www.ebrd.com;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Passed Structure
                                  afterwards for the shut down of 2 blocks (planned in the year 2016). The 833 MW                                                                                                 Enquiries: Tel: +44 20 7338
                   25438 (No                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Email:                        Review, Pending
                                  power unit will be constructed on the basis of an EPC “turn-key” contract. The                                                                                Eur 1.6 Billion          6534; Email:
                   Direct Link)   project represents a major step in upgrading existing generating assets in Poland to                                                                                                                            procurement@ebrd.com                   Final Review:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   procurement@ebrd.com
                                  ensure that they meet EU environmental legislation post 2008, notably requirements                                                                                                                                                                       11/29/05
                                  of the EU Large Combustion Plant and IPPC directives. The project is also an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  General enquiries: Tel: +44
                                  integral part of Polish governmental energy security program. The Client: BOT                                                                                                         20 7338 7168;
                                  Elektrownia Bełchatów S.A., the largest lignite-fired power plant in Poland and in
                                  Europe. It is located in the Łódz region, central Poland. Currently, EBSA’s aggregate
                                  installed capacity is 4,440 MW, which accounts for approximately 12.7% of the total
                                  installed capacity of all Poland’s power plants. EBSA is a joint stock company             *Energy (including electric power, oil &
European (EBRD)                   majority owned by BOT Gornictwo I Gazownictwo S.A. (a state owned energy                   gas and renewable energy)                     Poland
                                  holding). U.S. firms interested in this project should determine the status of the




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The U.S. Department of Commerce does not sponsor or endorse any of
the projects, procurements, or proposed transactions described in the
accompanying worksheets; nor does it make any warranties or
representations regarding the quality, accuracy, currency or
completeness of the information included in the accompanying
worksheets. The reader is advised that use of information obtained
through the accompanying worksheets is solely at your own risk and is
further advised to independently verify the quality, accuracy, currency or
completeness of such information before acting upon it.



The MDB "Lead Line" is not a comprehensive list of all current MDB
projects. It is actually only a sample of what the banks are currently
working on. "Lead Line" comes out on a quarterly basis and its content
is determined by the Senior Commercial Service officers at each MDB.
To view more projects in various industries and areas, visit the
individual MDB websites.

MDB Websites:
African Development Bank
Asian Development Bank:
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Inter-American Development Bank
World Bank
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                                                                                            PROJECTS and PROCUREMENTS

                       Bank Project                                                                                                                          Loan/Award                                                  Bid
Bank                                                        Project Description                                 Sector - Subsector                Country                 Contact Name and Phone   Follow-up email
                       Identifier                                                                                                                              Amount                                                  Deadline
                                      Blah blah blah

                           1234                                                                                                                                  5,000,000 A. Person               Somebody@wherever   05/05/05
                         To facilitate functionality and ease of use, filters are installed on the Excel worksheet containing
                         procurement data. A filter is identified by the small toggle switch located in the lower right-hand corner
Asian (ADB)              of a worksheet cell.                                                               ACE-All SUB-SECTORS         Albania
                                       Blah blah blah
                         After clicking on a toggle switch, a user is presented with a selection of data items that enable a
                         dynamic sorting of the worksheet. The filter performs a dynamic sort and displays only items
                            456
                         matching the user’s filtering criteria.                                                                                             1,500,000,000 A. Person               Somebody@wherever   06/01/05

Inter-American (IDB)     Filters only work logically with data contained in the three cells entitled “Bank,” “Sector-
                                                                                                      ACE-AIRPORT DEVELOPMENT           Cambodia
                                      and “Country”
                         Subsector”Blah blah blah becasue the data in these cells are standardized. As an example,
                         data standardization means that the country “United Kingdom” is not also presented as “England.”
                         Standardized data enable dynamic sorting (filtering).
                                                                                                                                                              120,000,000 A. Person                Somebody@wherever   07/05/05
                         Combinations of filters may be used. For example one may filter on “Country” and on “Bank” to
                         include only items that are for a particular bank and country.
Inter-American (IDB)        789                                                                      ACE-AIRPORT DEVELOPMENT            Tajikistan
                                     Blah blah blah

                                                                                                                                                              100,000,000 A. Person                Somebody@wherever   08/05/05
                                                                                                         ACE-
                                                                                                         ARCHITECTURAL/CONSTRUCTION/E
World Bank                  12                                                                           NGINEERING SVCS                Cambodia
                                      Blah blah blah

                            13                                                                                                                              15,000,000,000 A. Person               Somebody@wherever   05/05/05
                                                                                                         ACE-
                                                                                                         ARCHITECTURAL/CONSTRUCTION/E
World Bank                                                                                               NGINEERING SVCS                Cambodia

								
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