Samoa: Promoting Economic Use of Customary Land (formerly Facilitating Land Mobilization and Securitization)

Sovereign Project | 37234-012 Status: Closed

Summary

Latest Project Documents


Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

 
Project Name Promoting Economic Use of Customary Land (formerly Facilitating Land Mobilization and Securitization)
Project Number 37234-012
Country Samoa
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4712-SAM: Promoting Economic Use of Customary Land (formerly Facilitating Land Mobilization and Securitization)
Japan Special Fund US$ 300,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Economic affairs management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
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 Samoa - countrywide

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Robert Jauncey
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Pacific Subregional Office in Suva, Fiji
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Hinauri Petana, CEO-Ministry of Finance
hinauri.petana@mof.gov.ws
P.O. Box 30017, Apia 6th Floor, Central Bank Building Apia, Samoa

Timetable

Concept Clearance 31 Jul 2003
Fact Finding 09 May 2005 to 13 May 2005
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 06 Mar 2006
Last PDS Update 01 May 2009

TA 4712-SAM

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
05 Dec 2005 12 Jan 2006 12 Jan 2006 30 Jun 2008 28 Feb 2009 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
300,000.00 0.00 60,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 360,000.00 05 Dec 2005 293,992.17
Title Document Type Document Date
Promoting Economic Use of Customary Land TA Completion Reports Jul 2009
Promoting Economic Use of Customary Land Design and Monitoring Frameworks Mar 2006
Promoting Economic Use of Customary Land (Financed by the Japan Special Fund) Technical Assistance Reports Dec 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.

None currently available.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

None currently available.

Related Publications

None currently available.


The Public Communications Policy (PCP) establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced in its operations to facilitate stakeholder participation in ADB's decision-making. For more information, refer to the Safeguard Policy Statement, Operations Manual F1, and Operations Manual L3.

Requests for information may also be directed to the InfoUnit.