43120-026: Trade Facilitation: Improved Sanitary and Phytosanitary Handling in Greater Mekong Subregion Trade Project – Additional Financing | Asian Development Bank

Lao People's Democratic Republic: Trade Facilitation: Improved Sanitary and Phytosanitary Handling in Greater Mekong Subregion Trade Project – Additional Financing

Sovereign (Public) Project | 43120-026 Status: Approved
 
Project Name Trade Facilitation: Improved Sanitary and Phytosanitary Handling in Greater Mekong Subregion Trade Project – Additional Financing
Project Number 43120-026
Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0546-LAO: Trade Facilitation: Improved Sanitary and Phytosanitary Handling in Greater Mekong Subregion Trade Project
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 10.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade / Trade and services

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

The Project is Aligned with:

Current project

AFF products become safer, more efficiently produced, and traded in greater quantities.

Overall project

Unchanged and aligned with the Lao PDR MAF's Agricultural Development Strategy, 2011 2020

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

Current project

Enhanced SPS management systems

Overall project

Unchanged

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Current project

Strengthened surveillance and inspection programs

Overall project

Unchanged

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nation-wide
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
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services

Individual consultants: 31 contracts;98pm (intl); 186 pm (natl) ($2.274m)

Least cost selection: 2 contracts; 7.5pm (intl); 7.5 pm (natl) ($0.155m)

Single source Selection : 5 contracts; 29pm (intl); 84 pm(natl) ($0.757m)

Advance contracting of PMU project management and financial consultants in Q4 2017 for the following positions: international project management and procurement advisor; national financial management specialist; national procurement specialist; project administrative assistant; secretary.

Procurement

NCB: Multiple contracts ($2.964m)

Shopping: Multiple contracts ($0.098m)

Direct Purchase: Multiple contracts ($0.089m)

Responsible ADB Officer Lam, Jacqueline
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
Department of Livestock and Fisheries
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 15 May 2017 to 17 May 2017
MRM 04 Aug 2017
Approval 03 Oct 2017
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 09 Oct 2017

Grant 0546-LAO

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
03 Oct 2017 13 Nov 2017 - 30 Jun 2021 - -
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 10.32 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 10.00 03 Oct 2017 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 0.32 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 03 Oct 2017 0.00 0.00 0%

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