39185-012: Managing the Cities in Asia | Asian Development Bank

Regional: Managing the Cities in Asia

Sovereign (Public) Project | 39185-012 Status: Archived

The TA will undertake integrated analytical work aiming to improve the management of cities of all sizes in teh DMCs. It will cover the emering MT and LT trends and issues, as well as successful regional and global experiences, and suggest approaches for the future in the Asian context.

Project Details

Project Officer
van Etten, Joris G. P. SDSC Request for information
Country
  • Regional
Modality
  • Technical Assistance
Sector
  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
 
Project Name Managing the Cities in Asia
Project Number 39185-012
Country Regional
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6293-REG: Managing the Cities in Asia
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 980,000.00
TA 6293-REG: Managing the Cities in Asia (Supplementary)
A.T.F. - Swedish T.A. Grant US$ 5.00 million
TA 6293-REG: Managing the Cities in Asia (Supplementary)
Spanish Cooperation Fund for Technical Assistance US$ 2.00 million
TA 6293-REG: Managing the Cities in Asia (Supplementary)
Nordic Development Fund US$ 530,000.00
TA 6293-REG: Managing the Cities in Asia (Supplementary)
Nordic Development Fund US$ 92,000.00
A.T.F. - Swedish T.A. Grant US$ 1.37 million
TA 6293-REG: Managing the Cities in Asia (2nd Supplementary)
Government of Austria US$ 2.00 million
TA 6293-REG: Managing the Cities in Asia (3rd Supplementary)
KfW Bankengruppe US$ 422,000.00
TA 6293-REG: Managing the Cities in Asia (Supplementary)
A.T.F. - Swedish T.A. Grant US$ 2.33 million
TA 6293-REG: Managing the Cities in Asia (Suppementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
TA 6293-REG: Managing the Cities in Asia (2nd Supplementary)
Government of Switzerland US$ 8.00 million
TA: Managing the Cities in Asia (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

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

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Description The TA will undertake integrated analytical work aiming to improve the management of cities of all sizes in teh DMCs. It will cover the emering MT and LT trends and issues, as well as successful regional and global experiences, and suggest approaches for the future in the Asian context.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Improvement in the management of cities of all sizes in the developing member countries (DMCs).
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

Improvement in operational support to management in Asian cities

Improvement in ADB's policy dialogue, relevance, and responsiveness to the demands of its Asian DMCs

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

50 structuring reports for projects capable of being financed

Operationally useful knowledge covering strategic issues of engagement in the sector, such as how to introduce international good practices, innovative approaches

Strengthening of CDIA networking activities

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

The TA has completed 33 pre-feasibility studies (PFS) supporting areas of integrated wastewater management, drainage, water supply and economic corridors in Indonesia, Viet Nam, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Philippines, Myanmar, Thailand, Mongolia, PRC, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and the Pacific.

CDIA has produced videos and a photobook showcasing the CDIA's support, intervention and success stories. Publications and brochures are also available as practical guides for government and stakeholders in programming and designing projects.

Upstream collaboration with potential financiers including ADB operational departments has been emphasized to further improve PFS linkage to financing. The TA has enabled ADB and its CDIA partners to work closely to address infrastructure needs in Asia-Pacific region.

The TA has recently processed a partial cancellation of SECO funding for $1M reducing the total TA amount to $23.218M

Geographical Location Regional
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 The TA will require inputs from international and domestic consultants and resource person drawn from a range of experts, institutions, and organizations. These will include individual consultants, consulting firms, research organizations, government and the private sector to provide both analytical and operationally relevant inputs. The consultants and resource persons will include urban and infrastructure experts in the areas of energy, transport, water supply and sanitation, environment, and municipal management. The domestic consultants will provide technical and research assistance support to the TA implementation team and should have strong backgrounds and experience in data collection, data analysis, and analytical research in the above areas. The consultants and resource persons will ensure general consistency across the various chapters, including theoritcal consistency in the analysis and suggestions emerging from the analytical work.
Responsible ADB Officer van Etten, Joris G. P.
Responsible ADB Department SDSC
Responsible ADB Division SDSC-URB
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 30 Dec 2006
Fact Finding 28 Feb 2005 to 13 Mar 2005
MRM -
Approval 19 Dec 2005
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 23 Feb 2006
Last PDS Update 27 Sep 2017

TA 6293-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
19 Dec 2005 - 19 Dec 2005 30 Jun 2007 31 Dec 2017 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
2,072,000.00 21,647,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 23,719,000.00 19 Dec 2005 20,105,840.80

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Title Document Type Document Date
Managing the Cities in Asia TA Change in Scope, Amount, and Implementation Arrangements Aug 2013
Managing the Cities in Asia TA Change in Scope, Amount, and Implementation Arrangements Sep 2010
Managing the Cities in Asia TA Change in Scope, Amount, and Implementation Arrangements Aug 2008
Managing the Cities in Asia TA Change in Scope, Amount, and Implementation Arrangements Nov 2007
Managing the Cities in Asia Technical Assistance Reports Dec 2005

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

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None currently available.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

None currently available.

Related Publications

Title Document Type Document Date
Managing Asian Cities Books Jun 2008

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Tenders

No tenders for this project were found.

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor Contractor Address Executing Agency Contract Description Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
Regional TA Technical Assistance 6293 17 Jul 2015 Urban Solutions BV (Netherlands) in association with Ciriajasa Rancangbangun Mandiri PT (Indonesia) PO Box 299 3000 AG, Rotterdam, Netherlands Asian Development Bank 174229

Procurement Plan

None currently available.