The impact of the TA will be to support the implementation of the Strategic Development Plan (SDP) 2004-2023 and its goal of economic self-sufficiency. The TA seeks to achieve the outcome of interlinked budget and planning processes supporting sustainable economic development.
|Project Name||Strengthening Economic Management and Planning|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
|Sector / Subsector||
Public sector management / Economic affairs management
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||No gender elements|
|Description||The impact of the TA will be to support the implementation of the Strategic Development Plan (SDP) 2004-2023 and its goal of economic self-sufficiency. The TA seeks to achieve the outcome of interlinked budget and planning processes supporting sustainable economic development.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||This TA supports the FSM Country Strategy and Program Update 2006-2007 key priority of good governance (which includes promotion of effective development processes and support for long-term capacity-building efforts). This priority will be recognized in the Country Operations Business Plan 2007-2010 being developed for FSM in 2007. At FSM's request this TA replaced the programmed 2007 TA "Health and Education Sector" so recognizing the availability of US Compact funds for health and education sector activities.|
|Description of Outcome|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs|
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Geographical Location||National and two state governments of FSM|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
|Consulting Services||The TA will finance 12 person-months of international consulting services. The proposed consultants will comprise (i) public financial management specialist/Team Leader (international, 9 person-months, intermittent), and (ii) national planning specialist (international, 3 person-months, intermittent). ADB will engage the consultants individually based on their qualifications. The consultants will be engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2007, as amended from time to time).|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Gill, Anthony Robert|
|Responsible ADB Department||Pacific Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Urban, Social Development & Public Management Division, PARD|
Department of Economic Affairs
P.O. Box 158
Federated States of Miconesia
|Concept Clearance||04 Apr 2007|
|Fact Finding||18 Apr 2007 to 03 May 2007|
|Approval||17 Aug 2007|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|PDS Creation Date||24 Apr 2007|
|Last PDS Update||07 Oct 2010|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|17 Aug 2007||17 Sep 2007||17 Sep 2007||30 Sep 2010||-||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|400,000.00||0.00||75,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||475,000.00||17 Aug 2007||376,063.11|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Strengthening Economic Management and Planning (Financed by the Japan Special Fund)||Technical Assistance Reports||Aug 2007|
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