Mongolia: Support Public-Private Partnerships

Sovereign Project | 41203-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Support Public-Private Partnerships
Project Number 41203-012
Country Mongolia
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7291-MON: Support Public-Private Partnerships
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 200,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Finance - Finance sector development - Infrastructure finance and investment funds

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Concession Law approved by Parliament, there remains several legal issues that needs to be resolved on the current version of legislation. These work will be targeted by subesequent TA on PPP support.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

State Policy on PPP adopted in October 2009.

Draft Concession Law is presented to Parliament for deliberation and amendments. Continue to provide legal support to resolve outstanding issues in Concession Law.

Consultant has interviewed key stakeholders and drafting plans for PPP unit institutional development and capacity buiding needs.

Legal consultant recruited to initiate preparation of white paper on implementing rules and regulations as soon as Concession Law is passed.

Minor change in scope was approved by Director, EAFM on 12 March 2010 to recruit one national consultant, National PPP Implementation Expert, to initiate the start up of the PPP unit and begin to implement the plan for the PPP unit.

National PPP implementation experts were mobilized on April 2010.

Legal experts together with national experts have worked on:

a) Preparing English language versions of sample PPP tender documents and the related assessment procedures.

b) Presented and discussed on the types of projects on the priority list of infrastructure projects approved by the Cabinet are most suitable for PPP delivery and how they should be prepared in order for the tender to be successful.

c) Provided training to the PPP unit staff on how to successfully prepare and structure PPP priority projects to make them more successful during the tender phase by increasing private sector interest and participation (and thus competition).

Legal expert currently providing intermittent remote advide to PPP unit.

International experts completed final recommendations.

Geographical Location Mongolia

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation Conduct workshops/seminars to ensure all stakeholders are fully engaged and ready to contribute to the next steps in the Government of Mongolia's PPP program,

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Consultants will be hired individually.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Soo-Nam Oh
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Mgt, Financial Sector and Regional Coop Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Mr. O. Erdembileg
Government Building-2 Negdsen Undestnii gudamj-5/1 Ulaanbaatar-210646, Mongolia


Concept Clearance 08 Apr 2009
Fact Finding 26 Jan 2009 to 29 Jan 2009
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 05 Jun 2009
Last PDS Update 01 Mar 2011

TA 7291-MON

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
03 Jun 2009 - 03 Jun 2009 31 Mar 2010 31 Mar 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 200,000.00 03 Jun 2009 166,801.61
Title Document Type Document Date
Support Public-Private Partnerships TA Completion Reports Oct 2012

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