Pakistan: Balochistan Devolved Social Services

Sovereign Project | 37218-013 Status: Closed

Summary

ADB is helping increase access to quality social services in Pakistan’s Balochistan province. The program supports policy reforms to address long-standing issues in education, health, and water supply and sanitation. It also helps local governments, the private sector, and communities improve social service delivery.

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Project Name Balochistan Devolved Social Services
Project Number 37218-013
Country Pakistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0028-PAK: Balochistan Devolved Social Services
Asian Development Fund US$ 5.00 million
Loan 2202-PAK: Balochistan Devolved Social Services
Ordinary capital resources US$ 130.00 million
Loan 2203-PAK: Balochistan Devolved Social Services
Asian Development Fund US$ 65.00 million
Loan 2204-PAK: TA Loan for Balochistan Devolved Social Services
Asian Development Fund US$ 5.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Education - Education sector development

Health - Disease control of communicable disease - Health sector development and reform

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development

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 Balochistan

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C

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 Consultants and consulting firms will be recruited under ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for recruitment of local consultants.
Procurement The program loans will follow ADB standard procedures for procurement and disbursement. The loan proceeds will be utilized to finance the full foreign exchange cost, excluding local duties and taxes, of eligible items produced in and procured from ADB member countries, excluding listed ineligible items and imports financed by other multilateral and bilateral sources. All procurements under the program loan will be undertaken through normal commercial practices for the private sector or the federal Government's prescribed procurement procedures acceptable to ADB, with due consideration to economy and efficiency. The disbursement under the program loans will be made in line with ADB's simplified disbursement procedures and audit requirements.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer ADB Disclosure
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Planning & Development Department, Balochistan
Mr. Rizwan Malik
Gov. of Balochistan, Civil Secretariat
New Al-Gilani Road
Quetta, Pakistan

Timetable

Concept Clearance 02 Mar 2003
Fact Finding 04 Jul 2005 to 15 Jul 2005
MRM 23 Aug 2005
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 06 Dec 2006
Last PDS Update 31 Jan 2007

Grant 0028-PAK

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2005 24 Aug 2006 16 Nov 2006 31 Dec 2009 - 31 Dec 2009
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 5.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 5.00 08 Dec 2005 2.50 0.00 50%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 08 Dec 2005 2.50 0.00 50%
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating - - - - - Unsatisfactory

Loan 2202-PAK

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2005 24 Aug 2006 16 Nov 2006 31 Dec 2009 - 31 Dec 2009
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 130.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 130.00 08 Dec 2005 110.00 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 08 Dec 2005 110.00 0.00 100%

Loan 2203-PAK

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2005 24 Aug 2006 16 Nov 2006 31 Dec 2009 - 31 Dec 2009
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 65.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 65.00 08 Dec 2005 23.49 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 08 Dec 2005 23.49 0.00 100%

Loan 2204-PAK

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2005 24 Aug 2006 16 Nov 2006 31 Dec 2010 24 May 2010 30 Jun 2011
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 5.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 5.00 08 Dec 2005 0.13 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 08 Dec 2005 0.13 0.00 100%
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating - - - - - Unsatisfactory
Title Document Type Document Date
Balochistan Devolved Social Services Program Project/Program Completion Reports Dec 2011
Amendment to Rebate and Surcharge Provisions of Loan Agreement for Balochistan Devolved Social Services Program between the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and ADB (1 Jul 2007) Loan Agreement (Ordinary Resources) Jul 2007
Balochistan Devolved Social Services Program Progress Reports on Tranche Releases Oct 2006
Loan Agreement for Balochistan Devolved Social Services Program between the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and ADB dated 24 August 2006 Loan Agreement (Ordinary Resources) Aug 2006
Program Agreement for Balochistan Devolved Social Services Program between ADB and the Province of Balochistan dated 24 August 2006 Project/Program Agreement Aug 2006
Program Agreement for Balochistan Devolved Social Services Program between ADB and the Province of Balochistan dated 24 August 2006 Project/Program Agreement Aug 2006
Project Agreement for Balochistan Devolved Social Services Project between Asian Development Bank and the Province of Balochistan dated 24 August 2006 Project/Program Agreement Aug 2006
Financing Agreement for Balochistan Devolved Social Services Program beween the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and ADB dated 24 August 2006 Financing Agreement Aug 2006
Technical Assistance Loan Agreement for Balochistan Devolved Social Services Project between Islamic Republic of Pakistan and ADB dated 24 August 2006 Loan Agreement (Ordinary Resources) Aug 2006
Balochistan Devolved Social Services Program Reports and Recommendations of the President Nov 2005
Balochistan Devolved Social Services Program Design and Monitoring Frameworks Sep 2005

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

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Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

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