Bangladesh: Strengthening Project Portfolio Performance

Sovereign Project | 33222-012 Status: Approved

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Project Name Strengthening Project Portfolio Performance
Project Number 33222-012
Country Bangladesh
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Economic affairs management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The objective of the TA is to help improve the efficiency in resource use by strengthening the project implementation capacity of the major line ministries, the Executing Agencies (executing large number of Bank-funded projects), monitoring capacity of IMED and auditing capacity of the Office of the Director General, Foreign Aided Project (DG,FAP). The TA scope includes, among others, the following: (i) comprehensive review of Government's internal clearance procedures for project processing/implementation; (ii) provision of extensive training to key project personnel in project monitoring/management, and creating pool of procurement specialists and project audit/accounting specialists; (iii) setting up an effective Management Information System in IMED, and (iv) strengthening of Project Account Management and Audit Capacity of the DG,FAP.
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 Throughout Bangladesh

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 About 85 person-month of individual consultants including 15 person-months international consultants and about 70 person-months of domestic consultant's services will be required to implement the TA.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer ADB Disclosure
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Regional Cooperation and Operations Coordination Div, SARD
Executing Agencies
Implementation Monitoring and Evaluation Division
Mr. Abul Kalam Azad, Project Director
IMED, Ministry of Planning, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka-1207.


Concept Clearance 06 Apr 1999
Fact Finding 09 Sep 1999 to 26 Sep 1999
Approval 10 Dec 1999
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 06 Feb 2007
Last PDS Update 08 Feb 2007
Title Document Type Document Date
Strengthening Project Portfolio Performance TA Completion Reports Jan 2007
Strengthening Project Portfolio Performance Technical Assistance Reports Dec 1999

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