Regional: Governance and Capacity Development Initiative

Sovereign Project | 40121-012

Summary

The RETA will support the implementation of the Governance and Anticorruption Action Plan, the Capacity Development Learning Program and to continue progress made under the ADB OECD Anticorruption initiative. The outcomes should be to improve sector analysis and more effective, efficient and client oriented processes and procedures for delivery of capacity developent support to selected DMcs.

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Project Name Governance and Capacity Development Initiative
Project Number 40121-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6385-REG: Governance and Capacity Development Initiative
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.60 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 No gender elements
Description The RETA will support the implementation of the Governance and Anticorruption Action Plan, the Capacity Development Learning Program and to continue progress made under the ADB OECD Anticorruption initiative. The outcomes should be to improve sector analysis and more effective, efficient and client oriented processes and procedures for delivery of capacity developent support to selected DMcs.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Improved DMC awareness of the potential impact of governance, institutional, and corruption risks on sustainable development
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Strengthened governance, institutional, capacity development, and anticorruption orientation of CPSs
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Methodologies for PFM, procurement, and corruption risk assessments for national and subnational governments and sectors, and for a national CD orientation

2. Methodologies for sector and organizational CD assessment and development planning

3. Governance, institutional and corruption risk assessments and mitigation plans in selected CPs

4. Knowledge management mechanisms for sharing lessons in governance, institutional, and anticorruption risk assessments and CD good practice

5. Support for the implementation of the ADB-OECD Anticorruption Action Plan for Asia-Pacific

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
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 Individual consultants will be recruited as follows: A. Governance Component *International, 25 person months, in public financial management, procurement, and anticorruption programs. Specific sector and country expertise will be required. *Domestic, 30 person months B. Capacity Development Component *Organizational Development Specialist Lead Consultant international, 3 person months * Institutional Development Specialist international, 3 person months C. Anticorruption Component *Governance and Anticorruption Specialist domestic, 24 person months *Copy Editors to be hired as needed, various, 30 days
Responsible ADB Officer Surya P. Shrestha
Responsible ADB Department SDCC
Responsible ADB Division SDGG
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong
Metro Manila, Philippines
P.O. Box 789, 1099 Manila,
Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 16 Jun 2005
Fact Finding 31 Jul 2006 to 11 Aug 2006
MRM -
Approval 31 Jan 2007
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 19 Apr 2010

TA 6385-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
31 Jan 2007 - 31 Jan 2007 31 Mar 2009 30 Sep 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,600,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,600,000.00 31 Jan 2007 1,359,672.77

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