Tuvalu: Preparing a Project to Upgrade the Tuvalu Maritime Training Institute

Sovereign Project | 32407-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Preparing a Project to Upgrade the Tuvalu Maritime Training Institute
Project Number 32407-012
Country Tuvalu
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 3565-TUV: Preparing a Project to Upgrade the Tuvalu Maritime Training Institute
Japan Special Fund US$ 250,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Education - Technical and vocational education and training

Transport - Water transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The objective of the technical assistance is to assist the newly corporatized Tuvalu Maritime Training Institute (TMTI) and the soon corporatized Shipping Services to become financially viable and sustainable, and progressively meet the International Maritime Organization (IMO) STCW95 training and shipping services standards and conventions.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
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 technical assistance will require about 16 person-months of international consultants to be recruited in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants.
Responsible ADB Officer Thomas Gloerfelt-Tarp
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Pacific Operations Division
Executing Agencies
Tuvalu Maritime Training Institute
Capt. Tito Tapungao
Amatuki, Funafuti Tuvalu
Concept Clearance 09 Mar 2000
Fact Finding 26 Sep 2000 to 04 Oct 2000
Approval 11 Dec 2000
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 26 Jan 2007

TA 3565-TUV

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
11 Dec 2000 26 Jan 2001 26 Jan 2001 - 10 Apr 2002 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
250,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 250,000.00 11 Dec 2000 127,053.32
Title Document Type Document Date
Project to Upgrade the Tuvalu Maritime Training Institute Technical Assistance Reports Dec 2000

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