36365-012: Strengthening the Economic Planning, Policy, and Statistics Office

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The aim of this TA is to assist the Government establish the Economic Policy, Planning, and Statistics Office (EPPSO) and strengthen its functions and outcomes also through the introduction of a participatory approach to budgeting and policy formulation and monitoring. The specific objectives of this TA are to:(i) Help the Government establish EPPSO and facilitate its effective start and successful operation, including the creation and running of a Task Force. (ii) Assist the Government ... Read More

Country Marshall Islands
Project Number 36365-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4199
Approval Date 17 Oct 2003
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Majuro, Marshall Islands
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Stephen J. Pollard
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Operations Division

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Hon. Brenson Wase, Minister

PDS Creation Date
06 Aug 2007

Last PDS Update
07 Aug 2007