China, People's Republic of: Improvement of Public Employment Service System in the Western Region

Sovereign Project | 42014-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Improvement of Public Employment Service System in the Western Region
Project Number 42014-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7163-PRC: Improvement of Public Employment Service System in the Western Region
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Health - Health insurance and subsidized health programs

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Focus group discussion and interviews with these groups were organized and pecommendatios were developed for these groups in the final TA report and policy note.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)




Geographical Location the Western Region in PRC (Case study of Qinghai Province)

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design The proposal has been identified and conceptualized through the domestic processing procedure of the PRC government. Participatory consultation with a wide range of stakeholders will be arranged and incorporated during fact-finding for and implementation of the TA.
During Project Implementation The government mobilized a wide range of stakeholders involving employment service for consultaion and development of policy recommendations.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services A total of 27 person-months consisting of 6 consultants (1 international and 5 national consultants) will be required. The consultants will have expertise on labor employment for disadvantaged population, labor and governance, public employment service, gender and ethnic minority and qualitative research.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Eisuke Tajima
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Qinghai Provincial Finance Bureau
Mr Han Defu,
30 Huanghe Road, Xining, Qinghai, PRC


Concept Clearance 01 Jul 2008
Fact Finding 28 Jul 2008 to 04 Aug 2008
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 21 Jul 2008
Last PDS Update 24 Aug 2011

TA 7163-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
04 Nov 2008 02 Dec 2008 02 Dec 2008 31 Dec 2009 30 Jun 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
400,000.00 0.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 500,000.00 04 Nov 2008 386,818.63

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