Mongolia: Fourth Health Sector Development Project: Improving Sector Governance

Sovereign Project | 41243-022 Status: Closed


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Project Name Fourth Health Sector Development Project: Improving Sector Governance
Project Number 41243-022
Country Mongolia
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7309-MON: Fourth Health Sector Development Project: Improving Sector Governance
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Health - Health sector development and reform

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Fourth Health Sector Development Project was approved by ADB Board in November 2010.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

All the work under the PPTA has been completed. The Consultant's Final Statement of Eligible Costs has been submitted to COSO for processing and issuance of the final variation.

The FSEC has been approved. However, required documentation for withheld claim is still still pending from the consultant.

Geographical Location Mongolia

Safeguard Categories

Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design The Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Health were consulted extensively about the Project and these ministries are supportive of the PPTA and the ensuing Project. International development partners in the health sector (including NGOs) have confirmed their active participation in the PPTA in the form of technical inputs. The World Health Organization has committed the participation of a food safety specialist during PPTA implementation. NGOs, the private sector, and communities will be involved in project identification and conceptualization during project preparation.
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The Project will require inputs of 13 person months of international consulting services and 15 person months of national consulting services. International Consultants: 1. Hospital planning specialist ( person months). 2. Health Economis (2 person months). 3. Drug safety specialist (2 person months) 4. Financial and economic analyst (2 person months). 5. Poverty and social safeguard specialist (1.5 person months). 6. Environmental specialist (1.5 person months). National consultants: 1. Hospital planning specialist (5 person months) 2. Drug safety specialist (4 person months) 3. Financial and economic analyst (2 person months) 4. Poverty and social safeguard specialist (2 person months) 5. Environmental specialist (2 person months)

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Claude Bodart
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Health and Sports
1st Floor, Government Building VIII
Olympic Street 2, Ulaanbaatar


Concept Clearance 06 Jan 2009
Fact Finding 12 Jan 2009 to 23 Jan 2009
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 02 Feb 2009
Last PDS Update 09 Dec 2011

TA 7309-MON

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
14 Jul 2009 05 Aug 2009 05 Aug 2009 30 Mar 2010 30 Nov 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 700,000.00 14 Jul 2009 491,717.35

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