Micronesia, Federated States of: Strengthening Economic Management and Planning

Sovereign Project | 41056-012

Summary

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.

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Project Name Strengthening Economic Management and Planning
Project Number 41056-012
Country Micronesia, Federated States of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4961-FSM: Strengthening Economic Management and Planning
Japan Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
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.
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
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
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
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 Anthony Robert Gill
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban, Social Development & Public Management Division, PARD
Executing Agencies
Department of Economic AffairsSancherina SalleSanchSalle@yahoo.comP.O. Box 158
Palikir, Pohnpei
Federated States of Miconesia
Timetable
Concept Clearance 04 Apr 2007
Fact Finding 18 Apr 2007 to 03 May 2007
MRM -
Approval 17 Aug 2007
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 24 Apr 2007
Last PDS Update 07 Oct 2010

TA 4961-FSM

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
17 Aug 2007 17 Sep 2007 17 Sep 2007 30 Sep 2010 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
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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