MANAS – Project Management Training Services – The Ministry of Health of Kyrgyzstan

Country

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Kyrgyzstan
EuropeAid

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Start Year

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1995
End Year

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1995
Beneficiary

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Ministry of Health of Kyrgyzstan
Consortium

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ANKON
Budget

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Financing

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TICA/WHO-EURO
Working Area

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Public Sector Development, Health
Service Area

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Training & Capacity Building

A tailor made training program/workshop was developed and conducted for the MANAS Project of MOH of Kyrgyzstan, on Project Planning, Management and Implementation issues. The trainees were chosen from the MOH and neighboring countries. The Project has been supported by Turkish International Cooperation Agency (TICA) and World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe (WHO-EURO).

International Project Planning and Implementation Technical Assistance Services

Country

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Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, FRY Macedonia, Latvia, Poland, Russian Federation and Bangladesh
EuropeAid

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Start Year

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1992
End Year

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2000
Beneficiary

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The World Bank and above-mentioned governments
Consortium

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ANKON
Budget

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Financing

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The World Bank
Working Area

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Public Sector Development
Service Area

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Technical Assistance

ANKON provided consulting services related to the preparation of Project Implementation Plan (PIP), Project Operations Manual (POM) and Organization Manual (OM), and also costing of projects during the pre-appraisal/appraisal of projects funded by the World Bank in several countries including Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, FRY Macedonia, Latvia, Poland, Russian Federation and Bangladesh. The project also included providing advice for both the Bank and the governments on project implementation issues.

Consultancy Services for Turkish Health Sector Master Plan Study

Country

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Turkey
EuropeAid

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Start Year

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1989
End Year

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1991
Beneficiary

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State Planning Organization
Consortium

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Price Waterhouse (UK), ANKON (TR)
Budget

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Financing

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State Planning Organization
Working Area

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Public Sector Development, Health
Service Area

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Sector Analysis and Market Studies, Strategy, Planning and Implementation

ANKON, together with Price Waterhouse (London), were commissioned to undertake the Turkish Health Sector Master Plan Study. ANKON was selected for the Study out of more than 30 firms all over the world, for its technical merit and strong local support. The study involved the Description of the Current Situation of the Health Sector in Turkey, Developing and Recommending to the Government, Strategy Options for the achievement of Health Targets for the short, medium and long term; and Development of Implementation Plans for the selected option.
The Study covered the evaluation of Planning and Policies in the Health Sector; assessment of Service Delivery (in all major medical areas); Health Finance and Costs; Health Personnel; Education and Training; Organization and Management of the Sector; Health Infrastructure (including Vehicles, 
Architecture, Medical Equipment and Pharmaceuticals); Health Tourism; Accounting Systems and Management Information Systems. 

Privatization of Petkim (Turkish Petrochemicals Corp.) – Prime Ministry, Privatization Administration

Country

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Turkey
EuropeAid

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Start Year

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1988
End Year

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1989
Beneficiary

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Petkim Petrokimya A.Ş.
Consortium

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Samuel Montagu (UK), Türk Ekonomi Bankası (TR), Price Waterhouse (UK), John Brown (UK), ANKON (TR)
Budget

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Financing

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Petkim Petrokimya A.Ş.
Working Area

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Public Sector Development
Service Area

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Institution Building and Restructuring

ANKON was commissioned as the Turkish Management Consulting Firm assisting Price Waterhouse Management Consultants (London), to identify, develop and implement an Institutional Strengthening Program for Petkim – the Petrochemical Holdings Corp. – and for its subsidiaries, ALPET and YARPET Complexes for Privatization. The assignment covered developing and implementing improved Marketing Management, effective Financial Information / Decision Support Systems and an efficient Organization and Management structure to increase Petkim’s international competitiveness and to attract better options for Privatization. We also worked closely with Samuel Montagu (London), Türkiye Ekonomi Bankası (Istanbul) and John Brown (London) on this assignment.

Privatization of Turban A.Ş. (Turkish Tourism Enterprises Inc.) -Prime Ministry, Privatization Administration

Country

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Turkey
EuropeAid

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Start Year

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1987
End Year

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1988
Beneficiary

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Prime Ministry Housing Development and Public Participation Fund Administration
Consortium

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Morgan Grenfell & Co. (UK), Tekstilbank (TR), ANKON (TR)
Budget

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Financing

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Prime Ministry Housing Development and Public Participation Fund Administration
Working Area

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Public Sector Development
Service Area

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Institution Building and Restructuring

ANKON has rendered services together with Morgan Grenfell & Co. (London) and Tekstilbank (Istanbul) which were retained by the Prime Ministry Housing Development and Public Participation Fund Administration,These services included providing consultancy for the Privatization of the Tourism Establishments of T.C. Tourism Bank. In this capacity ANKON was responsible for: formulating strategies of sales, evaluating the Replacement Values of the Assets to be privatized and assisting in the sales implementation stage.