India: Preparing the Assam Governance and Public Resource Management Program

Sovereign Project | 36308-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Preparing the Assam Governance and Public Resource Management Program
Project Number 36308-012
Country India
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4150-IND: Preparing the Assam Governance and Public Resource Management Program
ATF - DFID-United Kingdom US$ 700,000.00
TA 4150-IND: Preparing the Assam Governance and Public Resource Management Program (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 100,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Public expenditure and fiscal management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location India

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 ADB will engage a team of international and domestic consultants to execute the TA. Consultant input will comprise approximately 16 person-months by international consultants and 32 person-months by domestic consultants. The consultants will have experience and expertise in public finances, VAT, and tax administration/legislation, public expenditure and public sector enterprise restructuring, utility pricing, sectoral user fees and cost recovery, fiscal and administrative decentralization, performance accountability and land titling, settlement and revenue. The team of consultants, including both a firm and individual consultants will be selected and engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB on the engagement of domestic consultants.
Procurement To be determined.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Arjun Goswami
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Finance Department, Government of Assam
Mr. Rajiv Bora, Secretary
rajivbora@yahoo.com
Assam Secretariat, Guwahati-781006 Guwahati City, Assam India

Timetable

Concept Clearance 30 Apr 2003
Fact Finding 11 May 2003 to 24 May 2003
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 31 Jan 2007

TA 4150-IND

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
17 Jul 2003 07 Aug 2003 07 Aug 2003 30 Jun 2004 30 Jun 2005 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
100,000.00 700,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 800,000.00 17 Jul 2003 698,574.24

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