Papua New Guinea: PNG Gas Project

Sovereign Project | 39584-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name PNG Gas Project
Project Number 39584-012
Country Papua New Guinea
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4710-PNG: PNG Gas Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Oil and gas transmission and distribution

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Safeguard Categories
Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Xianbin Yao
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Office of the Director General, PARD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong
Metro Manila, Philippines
P.O. Box 789, 1099 Manila,
Concept Clearance 30 Nov 2005
Fact Finding 25 Oct 2005 to 27 Oct 2005
Approval 02 Dec 2005
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 10 Feb 2006
Last PDS Update 19 Jan 2009

TA 4710-PNG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
02 Dec 2005 - 02 Dec 2005 31 Oct 2006 31 Oct 2008 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 02 Dec 2005 874,110.19
Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the PNG Gas Project TA Completion Reports May 2009
Preparing the PNG Gas Project Technical Assistance Reports Dec 2005

Safeguard Documents

See also: Safeguards
Title Document Type Document Date
PNG Gas Project Summary Environmental Impact Assessments May 2006

Evaluation Documents

See also: Independent Evaluation

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