Bangladesh: Strengthening Governance Management Project

Sovereign Project | 39452-013 Status: Active

Summary

ADB is helping Bangladesh improve the delivery and transparency of tax and land management services. The project will introduce online filing of tax returns, digitize land records management in selected districts, and establish specialized tax and land information and service centers for easy access to information.

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Project Name Strengthening Governance Management Project
Project Number 39452-013
Country Bangladesh
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2666-BAN: Strengthening Governance Management Project
Asian Development Fund US$ 25.00 million
TA 7604-BAN: Supporting Governance Management Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 800,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Public administration

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Will be assessed after the completion of the project. Recently project has been extended up to June 2017 to implement all three outputs of the project.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) Implementation is going on. Will be implemented at the closure of the project. Recently project has been extended up to June 2017 to implement all three outputs of the project.
Geographical Location

Safeguard Categories

Environment C
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 Consulting services will be procured using the ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time). No advance contracting or retroactive financing is expected to be considered for consulting services. 1440 person-months of consultancy services will be required.
Procurement Procurement of works, goods, and services will be carried out in accordance with ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2010, as amended from time to time). Retroactive financing and/or advance contracting is not expected. Both the PMUs have already been exposed to the procurement standards of the multilateral and the bilateral donors. Moreover, training courses on procurement are regularly organized in the departmental training institutes, and in addition ADB also provides regular training on procurement.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Syed Hossain
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Bangladesh Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Prime Minister's Office
Dr. M. Aslam Alam
dgdlrs@gmail.com
26 Shahid Tajuddin Ahmed Sarani, Tejgaon, Dhaka
National Board of Revenue
Syed Aminul Karim
skarim1@verizon.net
National Board of Revenue, Segunbagicha, Dhaka

Timetable

Concept Clearance 11 May 2010
Fact Finding 13 May 2010 to 26 May 2010
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 08 Nov 2010
Last PDS Update 23 Mar 2016

Loan 2666-BAN

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
21 Sep 2010 11 Sep 2011 20 Oct 2011 30 Jun 2014 30 Jun 2017 -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 25.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 25.00 21 Sep 2010 17.99 0.00 78%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 21 Sep 2010 5.44 0.00 24%
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating Satisfactory - - - - -

TA 7604-BAN

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
21 Sep 2010 28 Oct 2010 28 Oct 2010 31 Dec 2013 30 Jun 2017 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
800,000.00 0.00 180,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 980,000.00 21 Sep 2010 484,879.53
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating Satisfactory - - - - -

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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