Bangladesh: Supporting Good Governance Initiatives II

Sovereign Project | 37017-052

Summary

The TA's objective is to create a more effective and efficient public sector with less corruption and improved public confidence in Government institutions. The TA's outcome is ACC's increased capacity and capability to fulfill its functions - and to contribute to Government anticorruption programs - through skilled human resources, greater clarity of functions, more streamlined business processes, modern equipment, and better understanding of the context and impact of corruption.

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Project Name Supporting Good Governance Initiatives II
Project Number 37017-052
Country Bangladesh
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4743-BAN: Supporting Good Governance Initiatives II
Japan Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 250,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Finance - Finance sector development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Description The TA's objective is to create a more effective and efficient public sector with less corruption and improved public confidence in Government institutions. The TA's outcome is ACC's increased capacity and capability to fulfill its functions - and to contribute to Government anticorruption programs - through skilled human resources, greater clarity of functions, more streamlined business processes, modern equipment, and better understanding of the context and impact of corruption.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy This TA aims to enhance the capacity of the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) in its business process, database development, human resources development, prosecution capacity and anti corruption awareness building. Supporting the main anti corruption agency in the country is very much linked with the ADB's country program and natioonal poverty reduction strategy.
Impact tbd
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome tbd
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs tbd
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location 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 ADB will engage a consulting firm and individual consultants to provide support to the TA Management Unit. International consultancy inputs will comprise: (i) an organizational development expert (9 person-months), and (ii) an organizational training needs expert (9 person-months). Domestic consultancy inputs will consist of: (i) 9 person-months each of two organizational training and development experts, and (ii) 10 person-months of services from a process systems expert. All consultants for the ADTA will be selected by ADB in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB on the engagement of domestic consultants. The simplified technical proposal (STP) and quality based selection (QBS) procedures will be used. QBS will be used because of the sensitivity of the specialist technical skills requirements.
Responsible ADB Officer Firoz Ahmed
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Bangladesh Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Anticorruption CommissionCol. Hanif Iqbalhiqbal56@yahoo.comAnti Corruption Commission, Segunbagicha, Dhaka
Timetable
Concept Clearance 10 Mar 2005
Fact Finding 08 Nov 2005 to 16 Nov 2005
MRM -
Approval 19 Dec 2005
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 06 Mar 2006
Last PDS Update 15 Jul 2010

TA 4743-BAN

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
19 Dec 2005 12 Dec 2006 12 Dec 2006 30 Apr 2007 30 Apr 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
750,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 750,000.00 19 Dec 2005 467,823.74
Title Document Type Document Date
Supporting Good Governance Initiatives II TA Completion Reports Oct 2010
Supporting Good Governance Initiatives II Technical Assistance Reports Dec 2005

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