Integrated Solid Waste Management Programme in Selected Regions in Georgia – Elaboration of a Feasibility Study

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Central Asia;

Project Description:


Policy and Management Consulting Group (PMCG), in consortium with Infrastruktur & Umwelt (lead company) and REC Caucasus, will work on the project aimed to prepare a feasibility study to develop integrated solid waste management systems for the regions of Kakheti and Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti and to prepare the concept for construction of regional sanitary landfills as well as other solid waste treatment systems, if feasible.

The Feasibility Study shall assess the technical, financial, institutional and socio-economic framework and propose an Integrated Solid Waste Management (ISWM) concept, all relevant ISWM services and the assessment of the potential for mitigating the greenhouse gas emissions for the regional SWM systems.

All measures have to be based on the specific environmental, economic and social aspects of the project area. The results of the Feasibility Study will serve as the basis for deciding whether the proposal for a KfW Financial Cooperation project should be followed up.
PMCG will provide the following services:

  • Financial analysis of the present situation, support estimation of costs of the proposed measures, preparation of a financing scheme, financial analysis and financial risk analysis
  • Assessment of the current institutional and organizational framework, in cooperation with the international expert outline and discussion of options for the future institutional set-up, preparation of an adequate organizational and institutional concept, investigation of potential private sector participation

Follow the links below for more related information:
Management Improvement Program with United Water Supply Company of Georgia
Elaboration of Regional Development Strategy of the Samtskhe-Javakheti Region