Indonesia: Community and Local Government Support: Sector Development Program (Program Loan)

Sovereign Project | 32103-013 Status: Approved

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Project Name Community and Local Government Support: Sector Development Program (Program Loan)
Project Number 32103-013
Country Indonesia
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Decentralization

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming

The overall goal of the Community and Local Government Support: Sector Development Program (CLGS:SDP) is to improve socio-economic well-being in Indonesia. The specific objectives are to (i) reduce poverty and restore economic activity; (ii) support the Government's ongoing decentralization efforts; (iii) operationalize decentralization by increasing the capacity of the districts to implement public works and enterprise support; and (iv) empower villages and civil society to participate more fully in local development. These objectives will be achieved through (i) support for policy, organizational and administrative reforms through a policy-based program loan that focuses on decentralization and devolution of responsibilities to the district levels; (ii) an investment loan that reduces poverty by employment creation through labour-based public works and support for small scale and micro enterprises; and (iii) three TAs to prepare district administrative systems, district budgetary systems and the development of project participatory monitoring and evaluation programs.

The investment component will provide funds for poverty alleviation through labor-based infrastructure development and improvement, following decentralized planning and implementation procedures, including enhanced community participation. The investments will be targeted at poorer districts that have been most severely affected by the crisis. The works financed under this component will consist of village projects, larger district level works and small and micro enterprise support. The funds will be provided by the Government to the eligible districts on a block grant basis.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy As a result of the economic crisis, unemployment and under-employment are on the increase, and the impact is being felt disproportionately by households dependent partially or entirely on wage income. To reduce the suffering of vulnerable groups and to preserve social unity in the short term, the Government is implementing a range of social protection programs. To help alleviate poverty, whether traditional or crisis-induced, and improve the responsiveness and efficiency of basic services and development, the Government is proposing to accelerate the process of decentralization and local government reform as part of its economic recovery measures and has initiated the preparation of related legislation.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Indonesia
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services The proposed consulting services are grouped into two packages (i) project management support to the project management office (PMO) for the investment loan support; and (ii) implementation support to participating districts and communities. It is estimated that a total of 450 person months of consultant inputs will be required for the PMO, comprising 90 person months of international and 360 person months of domestic consultants with expertise in urban planning and development, participatory processes, monitoring, training, legal aspects of local government financial systems and nongovernment organization (NGO) involvement. The district level consultants will consist of five persons with expertise in facilitation, technical design and implementation, planning, local government institutions and monitoring. The services will be required during the four years of implementation of CLGS:SDP. The consultants will be selected and recruited in accordance with the Bank's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants.
Procurement Procurement for the Project will be limited to: (i) computers and training materials; (ii) construction materials; and (iii) some equipment for the subprojects. All procurement will be made in accordance with the Bank's Guidelines on Procurement.
Responsible ADB Officer ADB Disclosure
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Dr. Mas Widjaja, Director of External Funds, Dir G
Jln. Lapangan Banteng Timur No. 2-4, Jakarta Pusat
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 12 Oct 1998 to 13 Nov 1998
MRM 11 Jan 1999
Approval 25 Mar 1999
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 19 Feb 2007
Title Document Type Document Date
Community and Local Government Support Sector Development Program Project/Program Completion Reports Oct 2006
Community and Local Government Support Sector Development Program Reports and Recommendations of the President Mar 1999

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