China, People's Republic of: Provincial Development Strategies for Selected Provinces in the Central Region

Sovereign Project | 39255-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Provincial Development Strategies for Selected Provinces in the Central Region
Project Number 39255-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7036-PRC: Provincial Development Strategies for Selected Provinces in the Central Region
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Economic affairs management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome The outcomes will be assessed upon completion of the TA.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

The TA was approved on 12 December 2007 and TA letter was issued on 16 January 2008. The TA letter was signed by the PRC Government on 20 February 2008.

The consulting firm was recruited for each package and consultants mobilized in October 2008. Four individual consultants for these two components are recruited.

Inception workshop for each package was held in November 2008 and final inception reports submitted to ADB in December 2008 and Steering Committee's comments are incorporated.

The midterm workshops were held in July 2009 and August 2009 for Jiangxi and Hunan packages, repectively. The final midterm report for Jiangxi package was submitted to ADB and the EA and was accepted in September 2009. The final midterm report was submitted to ADB and EA on 30 September 2009. The final midter report for Hunan package was submitted and accepted in December 2009.

The final review workshop for Henan Package was held on 23-24 March 2010 and the revised final report was accepted by ADB and EA. The final report was printed and disseminated. This package was completed.

The final review workshop for Jiangxi Package was held from 27-28 June 2010, the revised final report is accepted by ADB and EA in September 2010. The final report was printed and disseminated. The package was completed.

The TA was completed by 31 December 2010.

Geographical Location Hunan and Jiangxi Provinces

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design consultations were carried with two EAs.
During Project Implementation consultations were continued.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

Four individual consultants, two for each package, were recruited.

Two consulting firms were recruited by using ADB's QCBS (80:20) method.

Procurement The equipment procurement for each package was completed.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Jian Zhuang
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division PRC Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Hunan Provincial Government
Mr. Mao Nan
hnmaonan@hotmail.com
Hunan Financial Department, No. 1 West Changsha Road, Changsha, Hunan, the People

Timetable

Concept Clearance 10 Mar 2005
Fact Finding 08 Mar 2007 to 12 Mar 2007
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 21 Jan 2008
Last PDS Update 22 Feb 2011

TA 7036-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
12 Dec 2007 20 Feb 2008 20 Feb 2008 31 Jul 2009 31 Dec 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 300,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,300,000.00 12 Dec 2007 910,520.32

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